13 Nov '17, 10am

But who will bell the cat?

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – A top Emirati official warned a high-powered gathering of U.S. government, military and business leaders on Sunday that Iranian-sponsored terror, while “similar” to al-Qaida and the Islamic State group, “has greater potential” for impacting negatively on the region and the world. At a dinner event here in support of ever-strengthening ties between Washington and Abu Dhabi, Mohammed Bin Ahmad Al Bawardi, the United Arab Emirates’ minister of state for defense affairs, said his country is proud of the “joint accomplishments” in combating terror and extremism of the two Sunni groups, yet urged closer collaboration in confronting Shiite Iran and its proxies in Lebanon and Yemen. “Over the years, we have collaborated jointly in the war on terror against al-Qaida and ISIS, yet more collaborative work remains to be accomplished in the future to aboli...

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