The United Arab Emirates is expected to resume airstrikes that it suspended after a Jordanian pilot was executed after being shot down over Syria last month, according to senior State Department officials.

UAE Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed told Secretary of State John F. Kerry during a meeting Friday with Gulf diplomats that an announcement would be made within a few days, the officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity of the talks, said.

The officials said they believe the decision was based in part on the “outrage” the six Arab diplomats expressed over a video showing Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh caged and drenched in fuel before he was burned alive. […]