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The airport explosion has killed dozens, and no group or individual has so far claimed responsibility.

As the newly reshuffled cabinet convened for the first time in Aden, Prime Minister Maeen Abdulmalik repeated his accusation that Houthi militias were behind the explosions.

Blast at Aden airport kills at least 26

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Blast at Aden airport kills at least 26

The explosion has killed nearly two dozen people, and that number may climb.

Morocco signs 'normalisation' agreement with Israel

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Morocco signs 'normalisation' agreement with Israel

A normalisation agreement between Israel and Morocco was signed in the presence of the king as well as an Israeli delegation headed by Donald ...

Morocco-Israel ties 'special': Moroccan FM tells Israeli media

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Morocco-Israel ties 'special': Moroccan FM tells Israeli media

In an interview with Israel's Yediot Ahronot newspaper on Sunday, Moroccan FM Nasser Bourita said: "Israel's relations with Morocco can't be ...

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US negotiating Morocco drone sale following Israel deal: report

The US is negotiating the sale of drones to Morocco, unnamed government sources say.

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Morocco confirms 'resumption' of diplomatic relations with Israel

King Mohammed VI said the move in no way affected Morocco's "ongoing and sustained commitment to the just Palestinian cause".

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UAE minister of tolerance accused of serious sexual assault

The Hay Festival has vowed not to return to Abu Dhabi while Sheikh Nahyan Mubarak Al Nahyan remains the UAE's minister of tolerance.

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Turkish President meets Qatari, Kuwaiti emirs for talks

Turkey's President Erdogan has visited Kuwait to offer condolences on the death of Emir Sabah Al-Ahmed Al-Sabah before continuing to Qatar to ...

Spanish royal <em>palace</em> confirms that ex-king fled to UAE

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Spanish royal palace confirms that ex-king fled to UAE

The royal palace in Spain has confirmed previous reports that former King Juan Carlos, who faces corruption allegations, has fled to ...

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Disgraced former Spanish king 'hiding in Abu Dhabi'

A Spanish newspaper alleges scandal-hit former king Juan Carlos is staying in a $12,000-a-night suite at the Emirates Palace ...

Disgraced former Spanish king 'hiding in Abu Dhabi'

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Disgraced former Spanish king 'hiding in Abu Dhabi'

A Spanish newspaper alleges scandal-hit former king Juan Carlos is staying in a $12,000-a-night suite at the Emirates Palace ...

Macron denounces Turkey's 'violations' of Greek, Cypriot sovereignty

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Macron denounces Turkey's 'violations' of Greek, Cypriot sovereignty

The French President said that it was "not acceptable" for the maritime space of EU member to be threatened and urged that violators "must be ...

After Sultan Qaboos, Oman to retain its treasured neutrality

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After Sultan Qaboos, Oman to retain its treasured neutrality

The sultanate of Oman, positioned geographically and diplomatically between the rival powers of Iran and Saudi Arabia, will be expected to ...

Haftar asks Egypt's Sisi for military support

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Haftar asks Egypt's Sisi for military support

Rogue Libyan General Khalifa Haftar told Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi that if Egypt sent troops to support his fighters, they would ...

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MbS visits UAE amid push to end Yemen war

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman visited the United Arab Emirates amid hopes that a peace deal can be brokered in Yemen.

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UAE army whistleblower 'missing' after exposing military corruption

The whereabouts of Colonel Mohammed Saeed al-Zaabi, who revealed compromising information on the Gulf state’s military, is currently unknown.

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Yemen lashes out at UAE, Iran in UN speech

Yemen's foreign minister Mohammed Abdullah al-Hadrami lashed out at the Houthi rebels, Iran and the UAE during his speech at the UN General ...

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Saudi Arabia, UAE call for end to Aden infighting

Saudi Arabia and the UAE have called for an end to fighting between UAE-backed southern separatists and the Saudi-backed ...

A life or death battle for Yemen's Aden

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A life or death battle for Yemen's Aden

Fighting between the government and the separatists, seen as a civil war within Yemen's already complex conflict, sparks fears it could break ...

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The civil war within a civil war in Yemen

Comment: The situation in the port city of Aden threatens to push Yemen into a civil war within a civil war, writes International Crisis Group.

Kuwait says emir recovered from 'setback'

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Kuwait says emir recovered from 'setback'

Kuwaiti state media reported Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al-Sabah had "recovered", shortly after Iran's foreign minister indicated that the ...

UAE-backed separatists vacate key offices in Yemen's Aden

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UAE-backed separatists vacate key offices in Yemen's Aden

Preparations were also underway for a pullout by the UAE-trained fighters from the interior ministry and the Aden oil refinery.

Yemen in Focus: Separatists announce plans to takeover south

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Yemen in Focus: Separatists announce plans to takeover south

This week we take a look at the unravelling events in Yemen's southern region, which has been rocked by a separatist takeover of Aden.

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