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Helicopter crashes near zip line in UAE, killing entire crew onboard

By The Frontier Post | December 30, 2018

DUBAI (AFP): A rescue helicopter crashed on Saturday near the world’s longest zip line in the emirate of Ras Al-Khaimah, killing all crew members, the United Arab Emirates state news agency WAM said. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr al-Qasimi, ruler of Ras Al-Khaimah, ordered an investigation into the incident that took place at 5:50 pm (1350…

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Police seize at least 100 kg of heroin in east Turkey

By The Frontier Post | December 30, 2018

AGRI (AA): Turkish police seized at least 100 kilograms of heroin in eastern Turkey on Sunday. The governor’s office in eastern province of Agri said that police stopped a suspicious van in Dogubayazit province of Agri after receiving a tip-off. Police sources said that 102.8 kilograms of heroin was seized after a chase. The driver…

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At least 5 detained in Yellow Vest clash in Netherlands

By The Frontier Post | December 29, 2018

HAGUE (AA): At least five people were detained in Yellow Vest protests in the Netherlands on Saturday. Responding to calls on social media, around 200 protesters gathered in front of the country’s parliament and marched to the city center, and clashed with security forces. Police detained five people for making insults, setting off fireworks, or…

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