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Arab ministers to form unified military force

Arab foreign ministers meeting in Egypt agreed a draft resolution yesterday (March 26) to form a unified military force, in a move aimed at countering growing regional security threats. Foreign Minister Shaikh Khalid bin Ahmed Al

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Arab League calls for joint force to fight militants

The Arab League has called for the creation of a regional force to combat militants as countries face a growing threat from Islamic State and other groups. The ultra-radical group has taken over swathes of Iraq and Syria and splin

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Jordan's air force resumes raids against Islamic State

Jordanian air force jets bombed the hideouts of Islamic State militants in Syria, state television said, resuming the intensified raids that it first launched last week in retaliation for the killing of a pilot. King Abdullah has

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GCC 'heavily dependent on expat health care workforce'

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are heavily dependant on an expatriate health care workforce, especially physicians and nurses, according to a new report. The rapidly growing populations and per capita incomes, rising

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Airways Aviation wins Royal Oman Police Force deal

Airways Aviation, a leading pilot training school, has won a contract to train pilots for the Royal Oman Police Force. The school has been training the Royal Oman Police Force aeroplane and helicopter pilots from zero experience t

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Bahrain maritime force rescues sailors as boat sinks

Eight sailors who were lost at sea for 30 hours after their cargo ship sank have been rescued by a Bahrain-based maritime force. The search was conducted by the Combined Task Force-151 (CTF-151), which is part of the Juffair-based

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New cyber security task force to be set up in Bahrain

Bahrain could soon get an IT security task force to protect it from cyber attacks, according to a government expert. Central Informatics Organisation (CIO) director-general Shaikh Salman bin Mohammad Al Khalifa revealed a plan was

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New cyber security task force to be set up in Bahrain

Bahrain could soon get an IT security task force to protect it from cyber attacks, according to a government expert. Central Informatics Organisation (CIO) director-general Shaikh Salman bin Mohammad Al Khalifa revealed a plan was

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Bahrain naval forces to join training in India

Bahraini naval forces could undergo intensive training in India next year. Representatives of the Royal Bahrain Naval Force yesterday (October 17) met officials from India's Southern Naval Command (SNC), who are on a regional

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GCC plans to launch joint naval force

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states have planned to launch a joint naval force, a top Kuwaiti defence official said, in a bid to protect waters shared with neighbouring Iran. The new force is expected to be formed in the &ld

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