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Houthis warn UAE citizens of airstrikes

Sanaa/UNI/Sputnik: The Ansar Allah movement (Houthis) that controls northern Yemen urged people in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Monday to keep away from important infrastructure objects as they may soon come under attack.

UAE intercepts two missiles launched by Houthis

Abu Dhabi/UNI/Sputnik: The United Arab Emirates' (UAE) air defense systems have intercepted and destroyed two ballistic missiles launched by the Ansar Allah (Houthi) movement, the Emirates News Agency (WAM) reports citing the UAE Defense Ministry.

Sharjah cuts working week to 4 days, announces a 3-day weekend

Dubai/IBNS: The southern Gulf emirate of Sharjah on Thursday announced a shift to a three-day weekend for the official sector, media reports said.

UAE govt restricts political activities of ousted Afghan president Ashraf Ghani

Kabul/IBNS: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) administration has restricted political activities of the ousted Afghan President, Ashraf Ghani, and his associates, the current Taliban government of the country said.

UAE firm files Rs 74 Bn lawsuit against State Bank of Pakistan for 'unlawful actions': Reports

Islamabad/IBNS: A United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based trading and investment firm has filed a nearly Rs 74 billion suit for damages against the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) and a private bank for allegedly freezing its bank accounts illegally nine years back, media reports said.

Afghanistan: Kabul airport receives 5th plane with humanitarian aid from UAE, says source

Kabul/Doha/UNI/Sputnik: A fifth plane carrying humanitarian aid from the United Arab Emirates landed in Kabul on Wednesday, a source at the airport told Sputnik.

Justin Trudeau says Canada will not recognize Taliban

Ottawa: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has said his nation will not recognize the Taliban regime as the legitimate government in Afghanistan.

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, family in UAE after fleeing country

New Delhi/IBNS: The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday said it is hosting Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on "humanitarian ground" after he fled his country following the Taliban take over.

UAE-Pakistan flight restrictions disturb travel plan of expats

Pakistani expats in the UAE are either cancelling or altering travel plans to their home country due to the travel ban imposed and the uncertainties prevailing over flight services amid COVID-19.

UAE extends travel ban on Pakistani travellers till June 30

Islamabad: The UAE has extended the ban on Pakistani travellers till June 30 as a measure taken to contain COVID-19 pandemic.

UAE to roll over $2 billion loans given to Pakistan

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) will roll over its $2 billion loans that it had earlier given to Pakistan in 2018 as part of the bailout package, a statement issued by Pakistan’s Foreign Office said.

Human rights experts demand UAE provide ‘meaningful information’ on Sheikha Latifa

New York: United Nations independent human rights experts on Tuesday demanded that the United Arab Emirates provide “meaningful information” on the fate of Sheikha Latifa Mohammed Al Maktoum as well as assurances regarding her safety and well-being, “without delay”.

UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait support Saudi position on Khashoggi case

Cairo/Sputnik: The foreign ministries of the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Kuwait on Saturday issued statements in support of Saudi Arabia's position regarding the case of slain columnist Jamal Khashoggi a day after a US report claimed that Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman had a role to play in the 2018 murder.

After Dubai ruler's daughter Shekha Latifa's disturbing video, Britain wants poof of her safety, warns UAE of strong action

London/IBNS : Britain has asked for proof that Sheikha Latifa, one of the daughters of Dubai's rulers, is alive and doing well after the British Broadcasting Channel (BBC) released a video in which she said she was being held against her will in a barricaded villa, a Reuters report said.

US airman dies in vehicle incident at United Arab Emirates base

Dubai/Sputnik: A member of the US Air Force has died in a non-combat incident in the United Arab Emirates, the US Defense Department (DOD) informed in a statement.