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The Saudi-led anti-Qatar agenda has spared nothing, from hajj to sports, with the World Cup the latest target of pro-Riyadh media.

A UAE prince sought asylum in London's Qatar embassy, exposing tensions between the Emirati royal family

UAE road users warned against filming accident sites

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UAE road users warned against filming accident sites

Converge at accident sites and face a heavy fine, UAE police have warned citizens.

Saudi gym worker sacked after flexing biceps to women

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Saudi gym worker sacked after flexing biceps to women

Saudi authorities have reportedly shut down a gym after images circulated online showing an employee 'displaying his muscles' in front of women.

UAE-backed troops take over Aden airport from Yemen government

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UAE-backed troops take over Aden airport from Yemen government

The transport minister in Yemen's internationally recognised government has said UAE security forces have taken control of all of its capital ...

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Top UN court asked to rule in Qatar dispute

The UAE, Bahrain and Egypt requested the International Court of Justice to study the dispute after a separate UN body ruled in favour of Qatar.

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UAE further delays launch of first Arab nuclear reactor

The Barakah nuclear plant is expected to generate about 25 percent of the UAE's energy needs.

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UAE's blockade on Qatar spread a 'climate of fear'

Qatar is appealing to the UN's top court against the year-long blockade imposed by the UAE and its Gulf allies.

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Dozens killed near Hodeida as UAE demands Houthi pullout

Air strikes and artillery fire killed 55 people near Yemen's Hodeida as the battle to retake the strategic city continues.

Yemen: The fate of Hodeida

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Yemen: The fate of Hodeida

Comment: Houthi rebels and the Saudi-led coalition say they want to avoid a battle. UN envoy Martin Griffiths must help find the middle ground, ...

David Isenberg

The UAE In Yemen: With help from its mercs

Comment: The UAE is relying on mercenaries to do its dirty work in Yemen and beyond, writes David Isenberg.

Emirati-backed Yemen forces seize control of Hodeida airport

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Emirati-backed Yemen forces seize control of Hodeida airport

The capture of Hodeida airport from Houthi rebels marks a major step toward retaking the key port city.

French special forces 'working with UAE' in Yemen

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French special forces 'working with UAE' in Yemen

French crack troops are reportedly working with the UAE in its controversial military campaign in Yemen, according to daily Le Figaro.

UN top court to hear Qatar case against UAE

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UN top court to hear Qatar case against UAE

Qatar has condemned the "campaign of political and economic coercion" during a year-long blockade.

Yemen president heads to UAE as Hodeida assault looms

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Yemen president heads to UAE as Hodeida assault looms

Exiled Yemeni leader Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi headed to the UAE in an apparent attempt to patch up relations ahead of an assault on a key ...

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Saudi-led coalition launches assault on Yemen's Hodeida

Saudi-backed forces have launched an offensive against Yemen's Hodeida in a move the UN says puts 250,000 people in the line of fire.

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Dubai real estate a money-laundering haven, new report finds

War profiteers, terror financiers and drug traffickers sanctioned by the US in recent years have used Dubai's real-estate market as a haven for ...

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UAE threatens to launch imminent offensive on Yemen port

The United Arab Emirates has warned Yemen's Houthi rebels that they face an imminent offensive on Hodeida if they fail to evacuate the port city ...

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Yemen president visits UAE for first time since dispute

Yemen president made his first visit to the UAE since the two nations clashed over Abu Dhabi's deployment of troops to Socotra island.

Sheikha Hala, wife of Bahrain's crown prince, dies

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Sheikha Hala, wife of Bahrain's crown prince, dies

Sheikha Hala bint D'aji Al Khalifa, the wife of Bahrain's crown prince, has died, the country's news agency has reported

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UAE attempting to buy property in Jerusalem, cleric warns

The United Arab Emirates allegedly trying to buy up property in occupied east Jerusalem close to the Al-Aqsa mosque, a Palestinian cleric has ...

Doha Institute publishes response to critical Bishara profile

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Doha Institute publishes response to critical Bishara profile

The Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies was 'shocked' by the publication of a profile of Azmi Bishara, claiming it was 'part of a smear ...

Saudi Arabia and UAE move closer with joint strategy

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Saudi Arabia and UAE move closer with joint strategy

The UAE-Saudi Coordination Council is expected to eclipse the pan-Gulf GCC alliance.

Eid al-Fitr 2018: What and when is it?

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Eid al-Fitr 2018: What and when is it?

Muslims around the world will mark the end of Ramadan by celebrating Eid al-Fitr. Here's everything you need to know about the Islamic ...

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