The United States and the United Arab Emirates have announced that mutual defense cooperation agreement had come into force, amid increasing tensions between Washington and Tehran. The DCA (Defense Cooperation Agreement) will enhance military coordination between the United States and the United Arab Emirates, further advancing an already robust military, political, and economic partnership at a critical time.
US President Donald Trump bypassed Congress to sell USD 8.1 billion in arms to Saudi Arabia and other Arab allies, citing the alleged threat from Iran.
Important Takeaways for SBI PO/Clerk Mains-
1. Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan is President of the UAE.
2. Washington, D.C. is Capital of the USA.
3. Abu Dhabi is the Capital of the UAE.
4. The United Arab Emirates dirham is the currency of the UAE.
Source- Business Standard