On Sunday pro-Houthi media outlets reported that the Iran-affiliated group had carried out a successful special operation in Taiz province that had left 40 Saudi-affiliated troops dead or injured.
Moscow is set to send military experts to Tobruk, Libya, to train forces loyal to the former Gaddafi ally, reports by Radio France International have claimed.
"Alaikum salam," was all Lohan left for her more than five million followers on Instagram - the response to the standard greeting among Muslims: As-salam alaikum.
In an interview with The New Arab, Martin Kobler says the only way to solve the crisis in the country was through negotiations between rival Libyan armed forces and groups.
The UAE has ordered the removal from a textbook of the term "Persian Gulf" for the waterway that is the subject of a bitter naming dispute with Iran.
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The UAE is constructing a new residential city on the stunning Socotra island, but questions continue to be raised about Abu Dhabi's presence on the Yemeni islands.
A government assault on the coastal district of Dhubab in Yemen left seven soldiers and 11 rebels dead on Saturday, according to loyalist military sources.
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The UAE has warned its citizens against travelling to Turkey following an attack on Istanbul nightclub, as tourism professionals march towards the scene in a show of solidarity.