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The missiles used in the devastating 4 January strike on unarmed military cadets in the Libyan capital has been traced back to a UAE-controlled drone

Turkey and Qatar will send military advisers and provide training at their military academies for Libyan cadets.

Italy defence ministry seeks closer ties with Libya

The New Arab Staff & Agencies

Italy defence ministry seeks closer ties with Libya

Libya and Italy announced plans to collaborate on reclamation and demining activities while expanding cooperation in medicine and military health, authorities said.

Review: Once Upon a Time in Iraq

Nazli Tarzi

Review: Once Upon a Time in Iraq

Once Upon a Time in Iraq is a gripping but fragmented portrayal of a nation torn apart by war.

Two killed in bombing at Turkish base in Somalia

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Two killed in bombing at Turkish base in Somalia

Al-Shabab has claimed responsibility for an attack on Turkey's largest overseas military base in Mogadishu, which was foiled at the last minute ...

The New Arab & agencies

Trump confirms killing of al-Qaeda leader in Yemen

Qassim al-Rimi, the leader of al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, has been confirmed dead by US President Donald Trump.

The New Arab & agencies

Al-Qaeda claims responsibility for US military base attack

Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula has claimed responsibility for a December shooting at a US naval base in which a Saudi officer killed three ...

Guma El-Gamaty

Berlin: Breakthrough for Libya, or more of the same?

Comment: While the Berlin Conference had some promising elements, the fragile ceasefire has already been broken, endangering hopes for lasting ...

The New Arab & agencies

More than 20 Saudi cadets deported from US

The US has ordered out of the country over 20 Saudi students.

Algerian president warns Libya’s Tripoli is a ‘red line’

The New Arab

Algerian president warns Libya’s Tripoli is a ‘red line’

Algeria's president met with Libyan GNA leader over the rising tension in the country, and insists on keeping foreign military intervention out.

The New Arab & agencies

Dozens killed in deadly airstrike on Libya military school

The Government of National Accord said 28 cadets were killed and dozens more injured in the airstrike on a military school in Tripoli.

UAE-backed Yemen separatists seize Aden presidential palace

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UAE-backed Yemen separatists seize Aden presidential palace

Southern separatists in Yemen said Saturday they had seized the presidential palace in second city Aden after fierce battles with loyalist ...

Dozens killed as southern separatists capture Aden military camps

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Dozens killed as southern separatists capture Aden military camps

Southern separatists have taken control of all government military barracks in Aden, the seat of power for Yemen's President Abed Rabbo Mansour ...

UAE-backed southern separatists overrun barracks in Yemen's Aden

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UAE-backed southern separatists overrun barracks in Yemen's Aden

The force, known as the Security Belt, overran three military barracks belonging to unionist forces and were surrounding the presidential palace.

UAE-backed southern separatist leader urges overthrow of Yemen's government

The New Arab

UAE-backed southern separatist leader urges overthrow of Yemen's government

The UAE-backed southern separatists leader Hani bin Breik has called on supporters to overthrow the government.

The New Arab & agencies

UAE-backed Yemeni forces attacking northern citizens

The UN says Yemeni security forces are retaliating against citizens from the rebel-held north after police officers and army troops were targeted in attacks last week.

Sana Uqba

Yemen in Focus: Rebel attacks kill UAE's right-hand man

This week we look at three separate attacks on UAE-trained security forces in Yemen, plus Saudi-led coalition airstrikes on a market and more.

The New Arab

Israeli minister boasts his country has been 'killing Iranians'

Regional Cooperation Minister Tzachi Hanegbi's said Israel was the only one that "has been killing Iranians" amid increasing tensions between ...

The New Arab & agencies

Six dead in IS-claimed blast at Kabul military academy

At least six people were killed and 16 more wounded in a suicide blast outside a military academy in the Afghan capital on Thursday.

Syria Weekly: Russia rebuilds Syria's military from scratch

Paul McLoughlin

Syria Weekly: Russia rebuilds Syria's military from scratch

Russia is helping the Syrian regime rebuild its military after eight years of war showed the dire state of the armed forces.

Paul McLoughlin

In maps: How Syria changed over eight years

Eight years on, the revolution in Syria continues despite eight years of hardship and bloodshed.

Egypt hangs five prisoners despite human rights concerns

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Egypt hangs five prisoners despite human rights concerns

Egypt has executed five prisoners just over a week after a mass execution which was condemned by human rights groups over flawed legal ...

More than 200 Afghans killed in bloody week More than 200 Afghans killed in bloody week

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More than 200 Afghans killed in bloody week

The death toll from a suicide bombing at a Shia mosque in Afghanistan has risen to 54, as jihadi militias continue to target government and ...

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