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UAE condemns Barcelona terror attack

The United Arab Emirates has condemned Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona’s Las Rambla tourist district. In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the UAE condemned the act and reiterated its firm position that rejects all forms of violence and terrorism that target everyone, irrespective ...

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UAE condemns Barcelona terror attack

The United Arab Emirates has condemned Thursday’s terror attack in Barcelona’s Las Rambla tourist district. In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the UAE condemned the act and reiterated its firm position that rejects all forms of violence and terrorism that target everyone, irrespective ...

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Sharjah officials test drive zero-emissions car

A vehicle that emits only water as a byproduct has been taken for a test spin by delegations from Emirates Transport and Sharjah Municipality. The Toyota Mirai features a hydrogen-powered electric motor that generates electricity onboard rather than using a battery. The zero-emissions car can exceed 500 kilometres on a ...

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Al Jazeera head grilled on BBC’s HARDtalk

A leading international journalist has described Qatar’s Al Jazeera news channel as an instrument for extremist groups like Al Qaeda, IS, and Hezbollah. Anchor of BBC’s HARDtalk programme Stephen Sackur grilled the Director General of Al Jazeera Media Network Mostafa Souag on claims of the news station’s biased coverage. Sackur ...

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Emirates to deploy extra flights for Hajj season

Emirates Airline will deploy extra flights for the upcoming Hajj season. The carrier announced they’ll be operating 45 additional flights to Jeddah and a dozen extra flights to Medina until September 11. Around two million pilgrims from around the world are expected to travel to Mecca for the annual pilgrimage ...

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