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Drone giant Baykar says it could still take as many as 15 years to see a flying car on the road.

A British military base in Oman will soon be tripled in size after the UK announced a £23.8m investment to expand the strategic hub.

Saudi-led coalition launches airstrikes on Yemen's capital Sanaa

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Saudi-led coalition launches airstrikes on Yemen's capital Sanaa

The strikes come during a week of escalation between the warring sides, with the Houthis on Thursday claiming it had struck an "important target" in Riyadh.

Houthis claim drone, missile attack on 'important Riyadh target'

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Houthis claim drone, missile attack on 'important Riyadh target'

The Houthis claimed to have attacked an 'important target' in Riyadh with a missile and drones, hours after the Saudi-led coalition ...

Iran begins war games near tense Strait of Hormuz

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Iran begins war games near tense Strait of Hormuz

Iran is conducting an annual military drill in the strategic Strait of Hormuz aimed at 'improving readiness in confronting any possible ...

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Saudi-led coalition intercepts 'explosive-laden drones' launched by Houthi rebels

Saudi coalition forces claimed to have intercepted two Houthi drones in the space of a few hours, the second of which was destroyed over the Saudi city of Najran

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Experts: Libya rivals UAE, Russia, Turkey violate UN embargo

The new report follows a warning last week from the top UN official for Libya that the oil-rich country is at 'a decisive turning point'.

Aniqah Choudhri

Disney's Mulan is an insult to Uighurs, Muslims everywhere

Comment: Disney's new Mulan employs lazy and offensive stereotypes of Arabs, and is filmed on the very same lands where China is persecuting ...

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Yemen's Houthis claim second 'drone attack' on Saudi airport

A Houthi strike targeted Saudi's Abha International Airport with drones for the second time, the latest in increasing cross-border ...

Yemen's Houthis claim 'massive drone attack' on Saudi airport

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Yemen's Houthis claim 'massive drone attack' on Saudi airport

The Houthis claimed a 'massive attack' on Saudi Arabia's Abha International Airport, although the kingdom has yet to confirm the reports.

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Turkey's Erdogan renews support for Libya's UN-recognised govt

Erdogan said that Libya's peace and stability would benefit its neighbours and the entire region, starting with Europe.

Israel-UAE normalisation could see formation of 'anti-Iran alliance': Pompeo

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Israel-UAE normalisation could see formation of 'anti-Iran alliance': Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed the controversial normalisation of ties between the UAE and Israel could see the birth of an anti-Iran ...

Israel opposes sale of F-35 jets to UAE: reports

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Israel opposes sale of F-35 jets to UAE: reports

Israel's minister of intelligence, Eli Cohen said his country would not allow the United Arab Emirates to procure F-35 fighter jets even with ...

Netanyahu 'secretly approved US sale of F-35s to UAE'

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Netanyahu 'secretly approved US sale of F-35s to UAE'

Netanyahu secretly gave the green light to a proposed sale of advanced weaponry to UAE, before condemning the deal when it was made public and ...

UAE delivers Israeli rocket launchers to Libya

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UAE delivers Israeli rocket launchers to Libya

Five Israeli LYNX rocket launchers were delivered to eastern Libya-based warlord Khalifa Haftar by the UAE.

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US: Turkey-sent Syrian fighters generate backlash in Libya

The US Defence Department alleges Turkey sent around 5,000 Syrian mercenaries to fight alongside the UN-backed government in Libya.

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Jordan to reopen main airport following six-month coronavirus shutdown

The Jordanian Information Minister has announced the reopening of Queen Alia International Airport from September 8, after it was shut down over ...

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Owners of Iranian tankers deny Venezuela destination

The owners of the Iranian tankers seized by the US last month have mounted a court battle for their return.

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Kushner visits US air base during Israel-Emirates trip

Jared Kushner, Senior Advisor to US President Donald Trump visited the Al-Dhafra Air Base during the delegation's visit following the UAE-Israel ...

UAE 'involved in Libya attack that killed 26 cadets'

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UAE 'involved in Libya attack that killed 26 cadets'

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 ...

Malia Bouattia

International solidarity with Gaza must begin at home

Comment: As Israel confidently strikes Gaza with little international coverage or outrage, our responsibility is to apply pressure on complicit ...

Israel launches air strikes on Hezbollah positions in Lebanon

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Israel launches air strikes on Hezbollah positions in Lebanon

Israel launched air strikes at Hezbollah across the Lebanon border after suspected shots were fired by the militants.

Israel reports 'security incident' at border with Lebanon

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Israel reports 'security incident' at border with Lebanon

Lebanon had earlier rejected an Israeli call to reform a UN peacekeeping force patrolling the border ahead of a UN Security Council vote to ...

Lebanon rejects reform of UNIFIL force on Israel border

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Lebanon rejects reform of UNIFIL force on Israel border

Lebanon and Israel are still technically at war, and the United Nations force, UNIFIL, is tasked with monitoring a cessation of hostilities ...

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