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Unitit Arab Emirates
دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة
Banner o the Unitit Arab Emirates
Emblem o the Unitit Arab Emirates
Banner Emblem
Naitional motto: "الله , الوطن , الرئيس", in sco: "Allah, Nation, Preses"
Locaition o the Unitit Arab Emirates
Location o the Unitit Arab Emirates
Offeecial leid Arabic
Caipital Abu Dhabi
Lairgest ceety Dubai

Heid o State -
Prime Meenister -

Islamic Federal kinrick wi pairlament

President Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Prime Minister Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Area 83,600 km² (32,278 mi)
Population 4,621,399 (120th)
Foondin December 2, 1971
Siller UAE dirham
Time zone GMT+4
Naitional anthem Ishy Bilady
Naitional flouer
Patron saunt
Internet TLD .ae
Cawin code 971

The Unitit Arab Emirates (UAE) (Arabic: دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة‎, Template:ArTranslit) is a federation o seiven emirates foond in the sootheast o the Arabian Peninsulae in Soothwast Asie on the Parsian Gulf, what mairches wi Oman an Saudi Arabie. The seiven states, cried emirates, are Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah an Umm al-Quwain.

The UAE, rich in oil an naitural gas, haes become heichlie prosperous efter gainin foreign direct investment fundin in the 1970s. The kintra haes a relatively hich Human Development Index for the Asian continent, rankin 31st globally, an haed a GDP purchasin pouer parity o $200.5 billion in 2009 accordin tae the IMF.

Afore 1971, the UAE wis kent as the Trucial States or Trucial Oman, in reference tae a nineteent-century truce atween Britain an several Arab Sheikhs. The name Pirate Coast wis an aa uised in reference tae the airt's emirates in the 18t tae airly 20t century.