UAE is amongst the world's safest countries

UAE is amongst the world's safest countries

16 Nov 2017

It ranked above some of the world's most developed nations

The UAE strives to provide the best for its residents and Nationals, and it's always a treat to see these efforts recognised.

According to the 2017 Global Terrorism Index (GTI) report, UAE is amongst the safest countries in the world in terms of its anti-terrorism practices.

Rated 115 out of 134 countries, the UAE was ahead of some of the world's most developed Western countries including Australia, Canada, Germany, the UK and even the US, reports Khaleej Times.

In the Middle East and North America region, the UAE rated amongst the safest countries, along with Morocco and Qatar.

Iraq received the lowest safety rating, followed by Afghanistan, Nigeria, Syria, Pakistan, Yemen, Somalia, India, Turkey and Libya. These nations made up the list of the 10 countries with the highest terrorism raes in the world, revealed the GTI report.

The 10 safest countries, according to the GTI, are Belarus, Bhutan, Bolivia, Cambodia, Croatia, Guinea-Bissau, Jamaica, Montenegro, Serbia, and Uzbekistan.