US adds ‘drone and missile threat’ to UAE travel advisory

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The US State Department called on Thursday for Americans to “reconsider travel” to the United Arab Emirates “due to the threat of missile or drone attacks.” The State Department’s update to travel guidance follows a deadly drone attack on the Emirati capital Abu Dhabi earlier this month. “The possibility of attacks affecting US citizens and interests in the Gulf and Arabian Peninsula remains an ongoing, serious concern,” the advisory on the State Department’s website read. “Rebel groups operating in Yemen have stated an intent to attack neighbouring countries, including the UAE, using missiles…

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