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December 25, 2017 1:49 PM UAE has information Tunisian women may commit 'terrorist acts', Tunisia says

TUNIS (Reuters) - The United Arab Emirates has information that Tunisian women or women traveling on Tunisian passports might commit “terrorist acts” in the Gulf country, Tunisia’s state news agency TAP said. Tunisia late on Sunday suspended flights from Dubai carrier Emirates to Tunis, with officials saying the airline was refusing to carry female Tunisian 45

December 9, 2017 3:47 PM Pachuca beat Wydad Casablanca to reach FIFA Club World Cup semi

Mexico's Pachuca booked a place in the semifinals of the FIFA Club World Cup with a win over Wydad Casablanca in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. African Champions League winners Wydad Casablanca had midfielder Brahim Nackah sent off midway through the second half, but held the match at 0-0 to force extra time. The Moroccan club came close to forcing a penalty 55

December 8, 2017 8:59 AM The last hours of Yemen's Saleh

DUBAI (Reuters) - A day before they killed Yemen’s former president, gunmen from the Iran-aligned Houthi militia group overran one of Ali Abdullah Saleh’s fortified compounds in Sanaa. Ransacking the villa, they snapped photos of liquor flasks and vodka bottles and posted them online. “This is how the traitor (Saleh) and his family lived during a time of war, siege 91

November 27, 2017 3:38 AM Texas man reportedly imprisoned in United Arab Emirates for filming airport security

Jonathan Lee, left, says his father Joseph, right, has been imprisoned in the United Arab Emirates upon their return home from a trip to Thailand. (Change.org) A Texas man on vacation with his son was arrested in the United Arab Emirates for filming security guards rummaging through his things. Joseph Lee, who was returning home from a trip to Thailand 135

November 22, 2017 5:09 PM World Trade Organization sets up panel on Qatar-UAE crisis

World Trade Organization sets up panel on Qatar-UAE crisis The World Trade Organization has established a panel to decide on Qatar's complaint against measures imposed on Doha by the United Arab Emirates for its alleged financial support for militant groups. Qatar insists UAE's actions violate its rights and those of other countries by denying freedom 58

November 13, 2017 9:35 AM Dozens of detainees moved from a Yemeni secret prison

CAIRO – A senior Yemeni official and families of prisoners say dozens of detainees have been moved to a government-run prison in the southern city of Mukalla. The official said on Monday that 133 detainees were transferred from the Riyan airport. It's one of 18 secret prisons that an Associated Press investigation revealed as run by the United Arab Emirates 69

November 9, 2017 5:33 AM Macron tours French naval base in Abu Dhabi near new Louvre

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates – French President Emmanuel Macron is touring a French naval base in the capital of the United Arab Emirates. A military band played "La Marseillaise" and an honor guard met Macron on Thursday morning at the naval base at Abu Dhabi's Port Zayed. The French naval base opened in 2009 and shows France's deepening military 63

November 7, 2017 7:29 AM News outlet: Lebanon's outgoing PM leaves Saudi to visit UAE

News outlet: Lebanon's outgoing PM leaves Saudi to visit UAE The TV station of Lebanon's resigned Prime Minister Said Hariri says the politician has left the Saudi capital of Riyadh to travel to the United Arab Emirates where is he is scheduled to meet a top official. Saad Hariri's departure comes after days of speculation in Lebanon that the Lebanese-Saudi 39

October 25, 2017 3:42 PM Judo Federation chastises Abu Dhabi over Israeli treatment

JERUSALEM – The International Judo Federation is demanding that the United Arab Emirates treat Israeli athletes equally after reports it is banning the Israeli flag at an upcoming contest. A letter from the IJF to the president of the UAE Judo Federation says "all delegations, including the Israeli delegation, shall be treated absolutely equally in all aspects 38

October 9, 2017 11:38 AM Real Madrid gets Asian or New Zealand team in Club World Cup

Real Madrid gets Asian or New Zealand team in Club World Cup Real Madrid will face an opponent from Asia or New Zealand in the Club World Cup semifinals. FIFA made the draw Monday for the seven-team tournament for continental champions. It will be played Dec. 6-16 in the United Arab Emirates cities Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Only four teams are known so far because 52