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The US military flew Bahrain's late Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa in for treatment shortly before he died.

FlyDubai flight No. FZ8194 landed at Dubai International Airport just after 5:40pm bringing Israeli tourists to the skyscraper-studded city after a nearly three-hour trip.

Qatar Airways 'Think Pink' flight raises breast cancer awareness

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Qatar Airways 'Think Pink' flight raises breast cancer awareness

'Think Pink' flight QR9901 drew a ribbon in the sky over Qatar to mark Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Canada forms probe into Iran downing of Ukraine plane

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Canada forms probe into Iran downing of Ukraine plane

Canada has decided to look into the downing of a Ukrainian jetliner.

Israel's El Al announces cargo flight to Dubai

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Israel's El Al announces cargo flight to Dubai

The flight will carry 'agricultural and high-tech equipment' from Israel to the UAE.

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Ukraine jet pilots were alive after missile hit: Iran

Iran said the pilots onboard the downed Ukraine jet were still alive after the first of two missiles hit the plane, according to date from the black boxes.

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India airliner crash leaves at least 16 dead

A passenger jet repatriating Indians stranded abroad due to the Covid-19 pandemic crashed upon landing, leaving at least 16 dead.

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Iran, Ukraine hold 'constructive' talks on downed airliner

The two states agreed that a 'most transparent and unbiased investigation by Iran is needed'.

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Iran agrees to compensate downed plane victims' families: Sweden

Sweden said Iran has agreed to compensate the families of foreign victims of a Ukrainian passenger plane that was shot down in January.

Iran sends recorder from downed Ukrainian airliner to France

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Iran sends recorder from downed Ukrainian airliner to France

State-run media reported Iran had sent the downed jet's black box to France after months of delays.

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

Jordan is trialling electronic bracelets to monitor Covid-19 and rights groups condemned Egypt over detention of medics criticising the ...

Qatar Airways says no new planes in 2021

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Qatar Airways says no new planes in 2021

Qatar Airways has decided it will not make any new aircrafts in for the next two years.

Saudi wealth fund 'shopping spree' disguises economic pain

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Saudi wealth fund 'shopping spree' disguises economic pain

Amid its worst economic crisis in decades, the seemingly contradictory state policy to splurge billions on overseas assets is raising eyebrows.

Emirates in new round of lay-offs after coronavirus woes

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Emirates in new round of lay-offs after coronavirus woes

Emirates airline has sacked hundreds of staff after cutting routes to most destinations in the world.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

In today's roundup: Turkey continue to ease restrictions, Iran sends aid to Venezuela and another UAE cargo plane lands in Israel without ...

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus

In today's roundup: Impending health crisis in the Sinai, outbreaks in UAE jails, Egypt opens gyms but prolongs curfew, Emirates lays off thousands more staff, and Iran's second wave climbs.

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Second UAE delivery land in Israel, without consulting Palestinians

The Palestinian PM says he was not consulted about a delivery of coronavirus aid, coordinated by Israel and the UN.

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Riyadh continues buying up arms despite harsh austerity measures

Saudi Arabia shows no signs of halting arms purchases despite austerity measures due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Saudi Arabia enters whole new world with Disney shares

Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF) disclosed some $10 billion worth of investments into US corporations on Friday, Reuters reported.

<em>Boeing</em> to deliver over 1,000 missiles to Saudi Arabia

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Boeing to deliver over 1,000 missiles to Saudi Arabia

Boeing scored a pair of contracts worth over $2 billion for the delivery of more than 1,000 missiles to Saudi Arabia.

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The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

Human Rights Watch expresses concerns over HIV patients' lack of access to medication in Egypt, while Turkey celebrates 100th year of parliament ...

Turkey celebrates 100th year of parliament amid coronavirus

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Turkey celebrates 100th year of parliament amid coronavirus

The centennial celebrations mostly took place indoors due to a four-day curfew imposed to impede the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Sudan protest image wins prestigious World Press Photo award

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Sudan protest image wins prestigious World Press Photo award

A photo from Sudan's protests demanding civilian rule has won a prestigious photography award.

Morocco begins producing its own ventilators amid coronavirus crisis

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Morocco begins producing its own ventilators amid coronavirus crisis

Moroccan aeronautics companies are to produce both invasive and non-invasive ventilators to deal with the coronavirus crisis, with 500 set to be ...

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