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US announces transfer of 15 Guantanamo inmates to UAE

The United States has transferred 15 inmates from the Guantanamo Bay military prison to the United Arab Emirates, leaving 61 detainees at the Cuban facility, the Pentagon said Monday.

Russian officials end search at site of plane crash that killed 62

Russian emergency workers on Sunday completed their search and cleanup operations at the site of a passenger plane crash that killed all 62 people on board, as forensic experts began the process...

Russian workers search site of Dubai plane crash that killed 62

Russian emergency workers completed their search and cleanup operations at the site of a Dubai passenger plane crash, while scores of mourners gathered at the airport in the southern city of...

Two pilots killed in UAE jet crash in Yemen, Saudi-led alliance says

A Saudi-led alliance fighting Iran-allied rebels in Yemen said on Monday that a United Arab Emirates (UAE) fighter jet, earlier reported missing in the troubled country, has crashed.

UAE names ministers for happiness and tolerance

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday created ministries for happiness and tolerance as part of a major cabinet shake-up in the oil-rich country, the official news agency WAM reported, with...

Russian foreign minister to discuss oil price management in UAE, Oman

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov will visit the United Arab Emirates and Oman next week to discuss ways to bring global oil prices to a "fair level," the ministry said Friday.