Alahednews Alahednews Laptop Ban Hits Dubai for 1.1M Weekend Travelers Dubai International Airport and its flag carrier Emirates began implementing a ban on laptops on direct US flights. Award-Winning Rights Activist Detained in UAE Award-winning human rights activist had been arrested by UAE authorities. US, Russian, Turkish Military Chiefs Meet in Antalya over Syria, Iraq US, Russian and Turkish military chiefs to meet in Antalya to discuss Syria and Iraq. Ten Terror-Charged Convicts Executed in Jordan Jordan executes 10 men convicted of terror charges. Kuwait Executes Seven Prisoners, Including Royal Kuwait executed seven people at its central prison including a member of the ruling Al Sabah family. Little Hope for Polls to End Kuwait Political Chaos Election following a crisis over petrol price hikes would not end Kuwait’s political caos. Kuwait Bars 47 Candidates from Contesting Polls Kuwait’s election authorities on Tuesday barred 47 candidates from contesting parliamentary polls later this month. HRW Slams Gulf Crackdown on Dissent, Urges Reforms HRW slammed a ’well-funded’ clampdown on Gulf Arab rights activists and urged reforms. Russian Envoy: US-Led Coalition to Squeeze Daesh from Mosul into Syria Russian UN envoy said the US-led coalition seeks to squeeze Daesh from Mosul into Syria. Kuwait’s Political Crisis: Emir Dissolves Parliament Kuwait’s emir dissolved parliament Sunday following tensions between lawmakers and the government over a petrol price hike, setting the stage for ear Oman Court Jails Three Journalists, Orders Daily Shut An Omani court on Monday upheld a government order to permanently close a national newspaper and jailed three of its journalists for undermining the s Who Killed Prominent Jordanian Writer Nahed Hattar?! The prominent Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar was assassinated Sunday on the steps of a court, where he was facing charges for sharing a cartoon online, Kuwait MP Gets New Jail Term for Criticizing UAE, Saudi Arabia A Kuwaiti court on Thursday sentenced lawmaker Abdulhameed Dashti to 11 years’ jail in absentia for insults against the emirate’s ruler and its neig Hundreds of Workers Unpaid in Qatar Around 400 migrant staff working for an electrical company in Qatar have gone unpaid for up to four months. Report: Qatar Sends 1,000 Soldiers to Yemen Qatar mobilized a contingent of 1,000 army soldiers to support invasion of the Saudi-led coalition on Yemen after four Qatari soldiers were killed by Daesh’s Spokesman Killed The terrorist Daesh said on Tuesday one of its most prominent and longest-serving leaders was killed in what appeared to be an American air strike in Shocking Video of Young Daesh Girl-Soldier Beheads Doll with Knife A Daesh supporter released a video online showing a young girl-soldier beheading a doll with a knife. Despite Airstrikes, Daesh Expands Operations to 18 Countries Daesh expanded three-fold since the beginning of the US-led coalition airstrikes against the terrorists in 2014. Abu Dhabi Launches «Israeli» Surveillance System Abu Dhabi announced the launch of an ’Israeli’-installed mass surveillance system. Kuwait Busts 3 Daesh Cells Plotting Attacks Kuwaiti security authorities have broken up three Daesh [Arabic Acronym for the terrorist ’ISIS’/ ’ISIL’] cells plotting ’terror’ attacks in the Admitting Defeat, UAE: War Is Over for Emirati Troops in Yemen The United Arab Emirates said Wednesday that the ’war is over’ for its troops, though it may continue to keep them there for counter-terrorism opera Iran, Syria, Russia Defense Ministers Discuss Anti-terrorism Campaign Thursday Syria’s defense minister is to hold Tehran talks with his Iranian and Russian counterparts on Thursday. UAE’s Deputy Premier Key Cattle Supplier to Apartheid ’Israel’! A senior Emirati royal is a significant shareholder of a billion-dollar company that is covertly acting as the biggest supplier of beef to the ’Israe Front Line New Video: This is How the US Helped The Rise of Daesh! The Frontline broadcasted a video entitled ’The Secret History of ’ISIS’’ Hamad Bin Jaber al-Thani: Saudis Turned on Us in Syria, Iranians the Best Negotiators Qatar’s Hamad Bin Jaber al-Yhani admits that his country was the prime mover in the Syrian crisis but then Saudi Arabia turned against us and later t