UAE gives women right to pass nationality to children



AFP – The United Arab Emirates announced Wednesday that children of Emirati women married to foreigners could apply for citizenship once they turned 18, moving closer to giving women the same nationality rights as men

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  1. Interesting. In Indonesia it is sort of ‘the other way round’. Children of Indonesian ladies can obtain citizenship at birth but by age 18 they will need to decide whether they want to retain the mother’s or the father’s nationality.

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