Middle East

Six Flags theme park planned for Dubai

DUBAI (United Arab Emirates) — Dubai could soon have some new roller coasters to go with its man-made islands and the world’s tallest skyscraper.

First women joining Palestinian commando unit

First women joining Palestinian commando unit

JERICHO — Palestinian women in combat fatigues and headscarves rappelled down a six-story tower, fired assault rifles at imaginary terrorists and in a drill straight out of the...

Afghan election marks important milestone: Obama

Afghan election marks important milestone: Obama

WASHINGTON – United States President Barack Obama says Afghanistan’s presidential election marks another milestone in the effort by the Afghan people to take full responsibility...

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