Indian PM Narendra Modi (centre) with Khaldoon Khalifa al-Mubarak (left), chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Affairs Authority, in Abu Dhabi. Photo: WAM via AP

India’s Narendra Modi bestowed with UAE’s top civilian honour amid Kashmir crackdown

  • The induction of Modi into the Order of Zayed shows the importance the UAE places on India, the world’s third-largest consumer of crude oil
  • But activists have decried the award as Modi pursues a clampdown on the disputed Kashmir region
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Indian PM Narendra Modi (centre) with Khaldoon Khalifa al-Mubarak (left), chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Affairs Authority, in Abu Dhabi. Photo: WAM via AP
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