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 Thai junta leader confirms fugitive former PM Yingluck is in Dubai

Thai junta leader confirms fugitive former PM Yingluck is in Dubai

 

FILE PHOTO: Shinawatra arrives at the criminal court in Bangkok


September 28, 2017 - 05:32 GMT
 Yingluck Shinawatra, ex-Thai PM, has fled to Dubai -- source

Yingluck Shinawatra, ex-Thai PM, has fled to Dubai -- source

 

Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra speaks to the media as she arrives at the Supreme Court in Bangkok on July 21, 2017.


August 25, 2017 - 15:29 GMT
 Police arrest 17 in Australia, Dubai, Netherlands drug raids

Police arrest 17 in Australia, Dubai, Netherlands drug raids

 

A policeman jumps a fence at the home of John Ibrahim during a police operation in Sydney


August 08, 2017 - 09:00 GMT
 Fire strikes another tower in the Dubai Marina

Fire strikes another tower in the Dubai Marina

 

Emirati authorities close down the road in front of the Tiger Tower after a fire broke out on the building's 53rd floor in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017.


August 06, 2017 - 12:10 GMT
 Flames engulf 86-story residential skyscraper in Dubai

Flames engulf 86-story residential skyscraper in Dubai

 

Smoke and fire rise from a high rise building at Marina district in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Aug. 4, 2017. The high-rise residential tower has caught fire in the middle of the night, sending plumes of black smoke into the air and debris falling below.


August 03, 2017 - 23:33 GMT
 Dubai's 86-story Torch tower, one of the world's tallest residential buildings, catches fire

Dubai's 86-story Torch tower, one of the world's tallest residential buildings, catches fire

 

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - DECEMBER 17: Skyline of Dubai, with skyscrapers Burj Khalifa (828m), Princess Tower, 23 Marina, W Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai 1 2, Emirates Office Tower, The Torch, seen from departure of a Airbus A380 at Dubai International Airport on December 17, 2016 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.


August 03, 2017 - 22:52 GMT
Tillerson faces tough Gulf talks on ending Qatar row

Tillerson faces tough Gulf talks on ending Qatar row

 

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces an uphill task in persuading four Arab states to end a boycott of Qatar in talks on Wednesday after the four labeled a U.S.-Qatar terrorism financing accord an inadequate response to their concerns.


July 12, 2017 - 08:54 GMT
Arab states seek to step up pressure on Qatar over 2013 accord

Arab states seek to step up pressure on Qatar over 2013 accord

 

Four Arab states sought on Monday to pile pressure on Qatar over charges it backs terrorism, saying the publication of a previously secret accord between Riyadh and Doha showed Qatar broke a promise not to meddle in the affairs of Gulf countries.


July 11, 2017 - 06:06 GMT
Royal Jordanian, Kuwait Airways see U.S. laptop ban lifted

Royal Jordanian, Kuwait Airways see U.S. laptop ban lifted

 

Royal Jordanian and Kuwait Airways are the latest Middle East carriers to be exempted from an in-cabin ban on laptops and other large electronic devices on flights to the United States.


July 10, 2017 - 04:18 GMT
Qatar Airways says joins major Middle East carriers in lifting of U.S. laptop ban

Qatar Airways says joins major Middle East carriers in lifting of U.S. laptop ban

 

Qatar Airways said on Thursday that passengers travelling to the United States can now carry their laptops and other large electronics on board, ending a three month in-cabin ban on devices for the Doha-based airline.


July 06, 2017 - 03:37 GMT
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