Sharjah 24 – Reuters: Iran launched naval drills at the mouth of the Gulf and the Indian Ocean on Sunday, a naval commander said, as tensions with the United States escalated after U.S President Donald Trump put Tehran "on notice".
Sharjah 24 – WAM: The Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has delivered medical supplies including medicines and equipment to Mocha hospital in Yemen.
UAE Armed Forces advises the public to expect noise as preparations begin for Union Fortress Military Demonstration
Sharjah 24 – WAM: The UAE Armed Forces advises the public to expect noise around the Abu Dhabi corniche as helicopters, fighter jets, armored personnel carriers and fast attack boats prepare for the Union Fortress live military demonstration, coming March 2nd at 4:30 p.m.
Sharjah 24 – Reuters: Tunisia plans to sell stakes in three state-owned banks this year and cut up to 10,000 public sector jobs as part of reforms demanded by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which has frozen the second tranche of a loan, the finance minister said.