United Arab Emirates

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The United Arab Emirates is a country located in the southeastern corner of the Arabian Peninsula. The UAE is bordered by Oman to the east, Saudi Arabia to the south and west, and Qatar to the northwest.

The UAE is a federation of seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, Umm Al Quwain, Ras Al Khaimah and Fujairah. The capital city is Abu Dhabi, which is also the country's largest emirate.

The UAE is a prosperous country with a high standard of living. The economy is diversified and relies on revenues from oil, gas, tourism and finance. The UAE is a major trading hub and is home to the world's busiest airport, Dubai International Airport.

The UAE is a popular tourist destination. The country's climate is warm and sunny year-round, and its beaches, luxury hotels and shopping malls are among the best in the world. Other popular tourist attractions include the Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, and the Dubai Fountain, the world's largest dancing fountain.

The country's cuisine is a fusion of Arabic, Indian and Persian influences. Popular dishes include shawarma, kebabs, falafel and hummus.

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