France, the United Arab Emirates and almost 40 other countries and international organizations launched a fund on Saturday to protect cultural heritage at risk from conflict and extremism.
Germany's Nico Rosberg clinched his first Formula One world title by finishing second at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Sunday behind winner Lewis Hamilton.
The German Formula One Grand Prix has been scrapped from the official 2017 calendar which is to be ratified next week, the Auto, Motor und Sport (AMS) magazine said on its website Thursday.
Solar Impulse 2 became the first solar-powered aircraft to circle the globe when it touched down in Abu Dhabi early Tuesday, the mission's team said.
Twenty-three people were injured Saturday in four separate multi-vehicle crashes involving a total of 96 cars in Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, police said.
A court in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday sentenced a local man to death on charges of joining the Islamic State extremist group.