Arab World


21. United Arab Emirates


United Arab Emirates

Al Imarat al Arabiya al Muttahida




The International Year Book and Statesmen's Who's Who. Ed. Jennifer Dilworth, Megan Stuart-Jones. Leiden: Brill Publisher, 2010. Section: States of  the World, s.v. 'United Arab Emirates'.

Capital: Abu Dhabi (Population estimate: 1 million)
Head of State: Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan (President)
National Flag: A red vertical stripe one quarter of the length of the flag near the staff, three horizontal stripes green white and black from top to bottom.

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