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Daphne Benoit

Daphne Benoit

    Classified note confirms French weaponry in Yemen: report
    Classified note confirms French weaponry in Yemen: report
    French weapons are being used by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia in Yemen, according to a classified military note revealed on...
    Trapped Haitian rescued after 12 days
    Trapped Haitian rescued after 12 days
    Stunned rescuers in Haiti pulled out a man still alive after an amazing 12 days under the rubble, as vast and desperate crowds clamoured for more...
    Al-Qaeda 'still very capable' of attacking the US
    Al-Qaeda 'still very capable' of attacking the US
    Eight years after the September 11 attacks, a weakened al-Qaeda remains a tenacious enemy, US officials say, but Americans are growing weary of the...
    Gates eyes pause in US troop cuts in Iraq
    Gates eyes pause in US troop cuts in Iraq
    United States Defence Secretary Robert Gates said in Baghdad on Monday he was in favour of a short pause in troop drawdowns from Iraq after about...
    World's biggest airliner to become a private jet
    World's biggest airliner to become a private jet
    Attention hip-hop stars and billionaires: the world's biggest airliner, the 73m-long Airbus A380 super jumbo, has been ordered by a mysterious...
    Airlines dragged down by fuel costs
    Airlines dragged down by fuel costs
    Surging oil prices continue to weigh heavily on airlines' earnings around the world, as carriers press hard to cut costs so rising fuel costs do...