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Comment: With trade between the UAE and the UK set to increase post-Brexit, state repression in the UAE is only set to get worse, writes Joe Odell.

The UK government rejected a petition - which has now reached one million signatures - demanding a planned state visit by Donald Trump be cancelled after the president's Muslim ban.

500,000 signatures in UK petition to cancel Trump visit

The New Arab

500,000 signatures in UK petition to cancel Trump visit

The UK parliament will consider for debate about whether Donald Trump's planned state visit to the country should go ahead after half a million British people signed an online petition.

Bahrain opposition fears crackdown 'whitewash' amid British royal visit

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Bahrain opposition fears crackdown 'whitewash' amid British royal visit

Ebrahim Sharif of the secular Waad Party hoped that the Prince of Wales brought up human rights issues with ...

<em>Prince</em> Charles urged to highlight cases <em>of</em> Bahraini activists

The New Arab

Prince Charles urged to highlight cases of Bahraini activists

The UK's future king will visit Bahrain on Tuesday, and Amnesty International wants Prince Charles to bring up the Gulf state's ...

The New Arab & agencies

UK royals begin Gulf tour, amid human rights' protests

Prince Charles and Camilla will visit Oman, UAE and Bahrain over the next week as human rights groups urge the royal couple to condemn social injustices in the Gulf.

Lana Asfour

Politely crumpled suits: Prince Edward's Middle East tour

Review: “Cairo to Constantinople: Early Photographs of the Middle East”, showing at the Queen’s Gallery in London until 22 February ...

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