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# 9/11
9/11: What the rest of the world is saying
As commemorative services take place across the US, we take a look at the rest of the world’s take on the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on America.
# Viral Videos
Rough justice: Player behind backheel penalty facing a ban?
Theyab Awana, the UAE international who scored that fairly ridiculous backheel penalty during his team’s 7-2 thrashing of a hapless Lebanese side last Sunday, could be suspended from his national side.
# Daily Fix
Daily Fix: Tuesday
All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…
Woman suing Australian govt over rape advice after being imprisoned in UAE for adultery
The woman, who accused three co-workers of rape, says her government should have warned her that making accusations of rape in the UAE could leave her open to being charged with adultery.
# Bahrain
Three month long state of emergency declared in Bahrain
Reports that Saudi soldier has been shot dead by Bahraini protester as king announces martial law.
# Bahrain
Saudi troops arrive in Bahrain to help ruling monarchy tackle protests
Saudi Arabia and the UAE have responded to Bahrain’s call for support amid escalating unrest.
# Dubai
WikiLeaks cables show Dubai considered keeping Hamas assassination quiet
Authorities in Dubai debated releasing information over January 2009 killing, in which suspected agents used forged Irish passports.
# Christmas
In photos: Abu Dhabi boasts world's most expensive Christmas tree
A hotel in the UAE has jacked up the value of its tree by decking it out with golden necklaces and precious stones.
UAE court: men can beat their wives as long as they leave no marks
The country’s highest court makes the ruling in the case of a man who slapped and kicked his daughter and wife.
# Dubai Crash
Two killed in Dubai plane crash
UPS cargo plane crashed while attempting emergency landing.
# Dubai
Plane crash in Dubai