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Saif bin Zayed: we will protect the security of our unified Arabian Gulf with actions not words ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 16 November 2016

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior stressed that the security of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states is a shared responsibility, where the threat against one state will be considered as a threat to all other states. His Highness...

MoI Honors Strategic Coordinators and Urges them to Contribute to the Success of its 2017-2021 Plan -Wednesday 16 November 2016

Major General Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, honored the Ministry of Interior’s strategic coordinators from the different police sectors. This accolade is in recognition of their significant role in...

Abu Dhabi Residency honors participants and winners of the Minister of Interior’s Excellence Award -Wednesday 16 November 2016

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi honored 45 officers, warrant officers, constables and civilians, as well as female staff, winners of the fourth edition of the Minister of Interior’s Excellence Award, the “Director General Category”. The ceremony was...

MoI Brainstorming Session Tackles Proposals to Reduce Numbers of Customers at Service Centers -Tuesday 15 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior, represented by the Customer Service Department organized on Monday a brainstorming session to mull over ideas and suggestions aimed at reducing the number of customers at the MoI’s Customer Service Centers. This approach complements the Government’s efforts and is...

Special Security Forces GHQ Honors Participants and Winners of the Minister of Interior’s Excellence Award -Tuesday 15 November 2016

The Special Security Forces General Headquarters (GHQ), represented by the Operations Department; the Support Services Department; the Special Security Forces Institute Department; the Force 5 Department; in addition to the First, Second and Third Security Units and the Discipline Section...

Two Courses about First Aid, Environment, Occupational Health and Safety  -Tuesday 15 November 2016

The Directorate General of Naturalization at the Ministry of Interior hosted a ceremony to celebrate the graduation of a number of staff members who completed two specialized courses on “First Aid, Evacuation and Sheltering” and “Environment, Occupational Health and Safety” organized in...

Sha’far: UAE was founded on Values of Moderation and Coexistence  -Tuesday 15 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior joined government and private institutions and authorities in the celebrations to mark the International Day for Tolerance, observed annually on November 16. This day was declared by the United Nations in 1996, and marked by countries around the world that share a common...

MoI Pledges Commitment to Establish Continuous Communication with Media -Monday 14 November 2016  

The Security Media Department at the Ministry of Interior presented a paper on Day 2 of the training course related to combating human trafficking crimes for Arab Media. The course is organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in cooperation with the UAE National...

Al Nuaimi Wins Arabian Eagle Award for outstanding Arab figures. -Monday 14 November 2016  

Major General Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, has won the Arabian Eagle Award for outstanding Arab figures. The award is given by the Tatweej Academy and the Arab Organization for Social to outstanding Arab...

MoI Pledges Commitment to Establish Continuous Communication with Media -Monday 14 November 2016  

The Security Media Department at the Ministry of Interior presented a paper on Day 2 of the training course related to combating human trafficking crimes for Arab Media. The course is organized by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in cooperation with the UAE National...

Bahrain's Minister of Interior Inaugurates UAE Police Forces’ Machinery and Equipment Exhibition -Saturday 12 November 2016  

H.E Lieutenant General Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Bahrain's Minister of Interior, and Commander of the joint “Arabian Gulf Security 1” Exercise inaugurated an exhibition showcasing the different types of machinery and equipment used by the UAE police teams taking part in the exercise....

Bahrain's Minister of Interior Inaugurates UAE Police Forces’ Machinery and Equipment Exhibition -Saturday 12 November 2016  

H.E Lieutenant General Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Bahrain's Minister of Interior, and Commander of the joint “Arabian Gulf Security 1” Exercise inaugurated an exhibition showcasing the different types of machinery and equipment used by the UAE police teams taking part in the exercise....

Discussing Preparations for USIP World Police Games -Thursday 10 November 2016  

The Organizing Committee for the 2nd Edition of USIP World Police Games discussed on Thursday the preparations for the championship, determining the  competitions and training stadiums and providing the appropriate equipment, devices and organizing committees.   The meeting was chaired...

Workshop to Introduce Amendments to the UAE Anti-Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Law -Thursday 10 November 2016  

Colonel Saeed Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Anti-Drug Federal Directorate General at the Ministry of Interior, assured that the UAE is exerting tremendous efforts to address and find appropriate solutions for the health, social and security impacts of drugs. He pointed that the Ministry of...

Discussing Preparations for USIP World Police Games -Thursday 10 November 2016  

The Organizing Committee for the 2nd Edition of USIP World Police Games discussed on Thursday the preparations for the championship, determining the competitions and training stadiums and providing the appropriate equipment, devices and organizing committees. The meeting was chaired by...

Saif bin Zayed Visits Abu Dhabi International Exhibition “ADIPEC 2016” -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior visited on Wednesday the pavilions of a number of national, GCC and international petroleum and gas companies taking part in the 19th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition &...

MoI Delegation Reviews Operational Leadership Experiences in UK -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

A delegation from the Ministry of Interior reviewed the best experiences and services in the field of operational leadership implemented in a number of major police and civil institutions in the United Kingdom. This visit is part of a three-day course organized by the Leadership Development...

Naturalization Delegation Visits RAK Judicial Department and Public Prosecution -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

A delegation from the Directorate General of Naturalization at the Ministry of Interior visited the Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) Judicial Department and Public Prosecution. The visit aims to enhance communication with partners and to ensure sustainable relations with society in a bid to achieve the...

MoI and ADEC Discuss cooperation to Fight child abuse -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s Child Protection Center and the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) discussed ways to promote joint training and awareness programs and initiatives, aimed at providing children with the highest levels of protection against all kinds of abuse. The meeting falls in line...

Light Air Sports law Implementation Mechanisms Discussed -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

The regulatory committee of light air sports stressed the importance of implementing the existing laws that regulate this sport. The committee also called for activating law enforcement mechanisms and procedures to monitor offenders. The committee, which was chaired by Major General Dr. Ahmed...