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Israel to ease Gaza blockade

Move to calm international storm over flotilla assault.

June 18, 2010 7:48

Hamas carries out first death penalty executions in Gaza since seizing power

Hamas on Thursday executed two men charged with collaborating with Israel, the Gulf Daily News reported Friday. The two were…

April 16, 2010 9:19
Passport to more red tape

Passport to more red tape

Qatar plans to scrap its ‘visa-on-arrival’ scheme – and there are fears other GCC countries could impose similar restrictions on Western travelers.

April 13, 2010 5:21

Australia’s spy agencies to probe al-Mabhouh assassination

Country’s intelligence agencies to investigate alleged use of forged Australian passports in the killing of the Hamas operative in Dubai.

April 11, 2010 8:02
The real Mossad mystery

The real Mossad mystery

Few doubt that the spy agency was behind the assassination of Mahmoud al-Mabhouh in Dubai. But the negative repercussions of the killing for Israel are still emerging.

April 11, 2010 7:57

Britain to expel Mossad man over Dubai assassination

Use of cloned passports in the killing of Hamas commander Mahmoud al-Mabhouh prompts expulsion of Israeli diplomat.

March 23, 2010 9:43

Al-Mabhouh assassins in Israel, says Dubai police chief

Most of the 26 people linked to the murder of the Hamas commander are in Israel.

February 27, 2010 10:41

Dubai identifies four more suspects in Mossad hit

British and Irish passports were used by additional suspects accused of assassinating Hamas commander Mahmoud Al Mabhouh.

February 23, 2010 11:01

Tighter rules on EU visas would hurt Dubai Inc.

OPINION: Changing the UAE’s open border policies in the wake of the Mossad assassination would have dire consequences for business.

February 23, 2010 5:27

Credit cards and phone calls implicate Mossad in Dubai murder

According to a report in Al Bayan, the Dubai Police has new evidence against the suspects in the murder of a Hamas leader in the emirate last month.

February 20, 2010 10:39