Posts Tagged ‘Crackdown’


Trial starts in UAE for 94 charged in coup plot

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates Ninety four people went on trial Monday in the United Arab Emirates on charges of trying to overthrow the government, the latest in a growing crackdown in the Gulf nation against perceived political or security threats inspired by

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UAE crackdown on BlackBerry services to extend to foreign visitors

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES -- The United Arab Emirates' crackdown on BlackBerry services will extend to foreign visitors, putting the government's concerns over the smartphones in direct conflict with the country's ambitions to be a business and tourism haven. United Arab Emirates - Middle East

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