United Arab Emirates
In addition to Serbia, Albania, Bahrain, Colombia, the Seychelles, the United Arab Emirates, but also the German provinces of Brandenburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, and several French and Italian regions are returning to the "red list".
There are 31 countries on the list, and as far as the Western Balkans are concerned, only Montenegro is on the "red list".
Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias met briefly with Bahraini counterpart Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani and the UAE's Minister of State for International Cooperation Reem al-Hashimy ahead of a forum that will bring together senior officials from Mediterranean, Arab and Gulf states and two European countries.
He also thanked France, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates
The agreement was rejected by Egypt, Greece, Cyprus & UAE and was described as an illegal act that violated the sovereignty of other Mediterranean states
Dubai – Economy Minister Zdravko Počivalšek symbolically took over on behalf of Slovenia the management of the country’s pavilion at the Expo 2020 in Dubai as part of his official visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The minister said at the ceremony on Tuesday that “Slovenia will show know-how, innovation and energy at the Expo”.