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Emirates airline says will not fly over Iraq after MH17

London (AFP)

July 28, 2014

Emirates will stop flying over Iraq due to concerns over jihadist missile attacks following the MH17 air disaster in Ukraine, the airline’s president Tim Clark told The Times on Monday. 331 more words

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Emirates airline says will not fly over Iraq after MH17

London (AFP)

July 28, 2014

Emirates will stop flying over Iraq due to concerns over jihadist missile attacks following the MH17 air disaster in Ukraine, the airline’s president Tim Clark told The Times on Monday. 331 more words

Arabian Peninsula

Emirates paves way for Middle East space program with mission to Mars

London, UK (SPX)

Jul 25, 2014

The United Arab Emirates has announced plans to launch a mission to Mars by 2021. A first for the Arab world, the mission and accompanying Space Agency are a big deal for the UAE – scientifically and politically. 625 more words

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Emirates paves way for Middle East space program with mission to Mars

London, UK (SPX)

Jul 25, 2014

The United Arab Emirates has announced plans to launch a mission to Mars by 2021. A first for the Arab world, the mission and accompanying Space Agency are a big deal for the UAE – scientifically and politically. 625 more words

Arabian Peninsula

Qatar proposes the establishment of a commercial port in Gaza

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

Qatar has proposed the establishment of an internationally-supervised commercial port at the Gaza Strip as a temporary solution to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinian people until they establish their independent state along the pre-1967 borders. 353 more words

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Qatar proposes the establishment of a commercial port in Gaza

Wednesday, 16 July 2014

Qatar has proposed the establishment of an internationally-supervised commercial port at the Gaza Strip as a temporary solution to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinian people until they establish their independent state along the pre-1967 borders. 353 more words

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UAE to create space agency, send unmanned probe to Mars

Abu Dhabi (AFP)

July 16, 2014

Oil-rich United Arab Emirates announced Wednesday it will create a space agency with the aim of sending the first Arab unmanned probe to Mars by 2021. 195 more words

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