About Us

Independent.ae is a multi-platform online news publication and educational resource. The view from Middle Eastern region its people, current affairs, lifestyle, and events, based on ethical journalism.

Founded in 2013, Abu Dhabi stationed Independent.ae utilizes the talents and creativity of a diverse range of writers, authors and reporters across the globe, and has earned widespread recognition for publishing original, high-quality news and analysis, opinions, insights, and first-hand accounts and reviews.

Our reporting is built on a foundation of documented evidence and fact-checking. We also publish reports from leading news agencies with strong records. As a publication, Independent.ae generally does not take positions on specific issues, but it does provide a forum where commonly excluded perspectives and challenging viewpoints are presented. Our editorial choices are informed by the commitment of our editors to the universal principles that guide journalism.

We are committed to publishing a diversity of viewpoints.

Articles published by Independent.ae represent the views of their authors and do not necessarily represent the opinions of the publication or its editors.
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