UAE Ambassador to the United States,  Yousef al Otaiba, prepares to walk on stage to accept the distinguished diplomatic service award, at the World Affairs Council Global Education Gala, in Washington, DC, March 7, 2013.
Yousef Al Otaiba, UAE Ambassador to the United States. Evelyn Hockstein for The National

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