2013 in the United Arab Emirates

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2013
in
the United Arab Emirates
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Events from the year 2013 in the United Arab Emirates.

Incumbents

Events

February

  • February 4 - A collision between a truck and a bus carrying Bangladeshi workers kills 22 people and injures 24 others in Al Ain.

April

  • April 18 - Authorities in the United Arab Emirates say they have arrested seven suspected members of an al-Qaeda-linked "terrorist cell" seeking to carry out operations in the country and the region.

July

  • July 2 - 68 Islamists accused of conspiring against the United Arab Emirates federal government, sentenced to 15 years.
  • July 17 - In a new law the United Arab Emirates is offering citizens a gram of gold for every kilogram of weight they lose in an attempt to curb the rising obesity rate in the nation.

August

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