Story of the UAE in pictures - Part II
Gulf News has been recording events in the UAE for over 30 years, and has a photo archive of more than 500,000 images. The best of these have been bound into The Rise of a Nation, a 400-page book, telling the story of the UAE through pictures. Here we present some selected images from the book.
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Primate taking her new-found fame in stride after an Argentine court upheld right to be free
Thai police opened a container with possessions of victims of the 2004 tsunami
In pictures: The women of the force wield their weapons during a police training exercise