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International Organization Honors Abu Dhabi Civil Defense ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 7 December 2016

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) honored Lt. Colonel Mohammed Abdul Jalil Al Ansari, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Civil Defense, in recognition of the efforts exerted by the General Directorate to develop a technical assessment study for Civil Defense centers. Lt. Colonel...

Abu Dhabi Civil Defense Rescues Suicidal African Girl -Wednesday 7 December 2016

Civil Defense teams in Abu Dhabi rescued an African girl who tried to commit suicide by jumping from the eighth floor balcony of a building in Al Zahia, Tourist Club area.   Lt. Colonel Mohammed Abdul Jalil Abdullah Ahmed Al Ansari, Director General of Civil Defense in Abu Dhabi,...

Ministry of Interior Reiterates its Support for Youth Talents in Cinema -Wednesday 7 December 2016

Ministry of Interior (MoI) reiterated its support for youth Arab talents in Cinema through its Annual Award that sheds light on social issues. This came as part of the MoI’s participation in the Dubai International Film Festival. The MoI Annual Cinema Awards aim at producing films that...

Saif bin Zayed Attends Graduation of a New Cohort of Customer Service Excellence Diploma Students -Monday 5 December 2016

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior called for changing the name of the Customer Service Excellence Diploma to Customers’ Happiness Diploma. This gesture reflects His Highness’ keenness to improve services provided to customers. It...

MoI: Air Wing Department Rescues a person trapped in Jebel Jais Mountain -Monday 5 December 2016

Air ambulance crews operated by the Air Wing Department assigned to the Directorate General of Security Support at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior managed to rescue a man who sustained fractures while skate boarding in Jebel Jais...

Tenth Sporting Events for MoI Staff Members Kick off tomorrow in Abu Dhabi -Saturday 3 December 2016

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Tenth Sporting Events for Ministry of Interior (MoI) staff members will kick off tomorrow (Sunday) and will last until March 3rd 2017.   Six sectors will be...

300 Riders Representing 16 Teams Organize Parade in Abu Dhabi to Express Love for UAE -Friday 2 December 2016

300 riders, representing 16 teams, expressed their love and affection for the UAE, as a part of a parade organized on Friday by the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program “Aqdar”. Emirati citizens and residents accompanied the parade, which started from the ADNOC petrol station at Yas Island in...

VGT Announce 20 Arrests in 6 Months from Operation Globe -Friday 2 December 2016

The Global Virtual Taskforce (VGT) concluded its meetings in Bern, Switzerland. The meetings were chaired by Major General Dr. Nasser Lakherbani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, and VGT Chairman.   The VGT released the...

Emirati Businessman Launches ‘Zayed the Leader’ Game to Enhance Loyalty and Patriotism -Friday 2 December 2016

Obaid Al Sagheer Al Qubaisi launched a new game dubbed ‘Zayed the Leader’ game on Apple Store and Google Play, in support of the “Express your love for UAE” initiative that was launched by Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior last...

Passport Control at Abu Dhabi Airport Celebrates National Day -Friday 2 December 2016

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi, represented by the Passport Control at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), took part in the celebrations to mark the UAE’s 45th National Day, by distributing gifts to passengers departing from and arriving to the UAE...

Air Wing Department Honors Distinguished Staff Member -Friday 2 December 2016

Staff Brigadier Pilot Salem Khalifa Salem Al Suwaidi, Deputy Head of the Air Wing Department at the Ministry of Interior, honored First Warrant Officer Abdullah Rashid Khalifa Saifan in recognition of his dedication and loyalty and his efforts to serve and develop police work. For more...

National Security Institute celebrates the 45th National Day -Thursday 1 December 2016

The National Security Institute, a part of the Privatization Serves Group (PSG), a department of the Ministry of Interior, celebrated the 45th National Day of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The celebration was attended by Colonel Khaled Saeed Al Shamesi, Chairman of the Institute; Lt. Colonel...

MoI celebrates UAE 45th National Day -Thursday 1 December 2016

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) celebrated the UAE 45th National Day, in a bid to express staff members' gratitude and appreciation to the wise leadership for its unwavering efforts to provide decent life, security and stability for all citizens and residents living in the UAE. The Ministry's...

Silent Prayers Observed in Respect of Valiant UAE Martyrs at MoI -Wednesday 30 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior marked on Wednesday November 30, the UAE celebrations of the Commemoration Day, originally called Martyrs Day. Flags were lowered to half mast at 8:00 am across the ministry’s different buildings and Departments at the countrywide level, in respect for the valiant...

Workshop on Performance Evaluation at the Air Wing Department -Wednesday 30 November 2016

The Air Wing Department at the Ministry of Interior organized a workshop under the theme “Developments in Performance Evaluation at the Ministry of Interior for the year 2016.” The workshop that was held at the Sheikh Zayed Hall at the Department's headquarters in Sharjah was attended by a...

MoI’s Centers for Rehabilitation and Employment of People with Disabilities commemorate the UAE Martyrs -Wednesday 30 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior's Centers for Rehabilitation and Employment of People with Disabilities at the Directorate General of Community Protection and Crime Prevention participated in the “UAE is Proud of You” campaign. This participation came in response to the invitation sent out by the...

Special Security Forces and Abu Dhabi Residency Commemorate Martyrs of the UAE -Wednesday 30 November 2016

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi participated in the events of the Commemoration Day (known as Martyrs’ Day) in memory of those who sacrificed their lives performing national duties at home and abroad in the civil, military and humanitarian fields. to...

Academic Study by the Police College Recommends Using New Technologies to Spread Awareness among Juveniles -Wednesday 30 November 2016

A study conducted by the Ministry of Interior recommended using new technologies to spread awareness among juveniles on delinquency and crimes. The study also recommended establishing juvenile police forces at the Police General Headquarters.   The recommendation was part of a thesis...

MoI’s Air Wing Celebrates the Memory of the UAE’s Martyrs -Wednesday 30 November 2016

The Air Wing Department at the Ministry of Interior participated in the ‘UAE is Proud of You’ campaign in response to the invitation of the Martyrs' Families' Affairs Office to mark the martyrs Commemoration Day. The staff of the Department observed a minute of silence to honor the martyrs...

MoI Awards UAE Citizenship to 97 Candidates Born to Emirati Mothers -Wednesday 30 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior, represented by the Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs, awarded the UAE citizenship on Tuesday to 97 eligible candidates born to Emirati mothers, during a celebration that was organized by the Directorate General of Naturalization at the Naturalization,...