germany.poortourer.com

germany.poortourer.com

Tag: Persian Gulf


In modest step, Qatar holds its 1st legislative council vote

In modest step, Qatar holds its 1st legislative council vote Qatari citizens have voted for the first time in elections for an advisory council ByThe Associated PressOctober 2, 2021, 7:20 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressQataris arrive to vote in legislative elections in Doha, Qatar, Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021. …

US Navy launches Mideast drone task force amid Iran tensions

US Navy launches Mideast drone task force amid Iran tensions The U.S. Navy’s Mideast-based 5th Fleet says it will launch a new task force that incorporates airborne, sailing and underwater drones after years of maritime attacks linked to ongoing tensions with Iran By JON GAMBRELL Associated PressSeptember 8, 2021, 4:27 PM• 4 min readShare to …

British navy group: Hijackers have left vessel off UAE coast

British navy group: Hijackers have left vessel off UAE coast The British navy says hijackers who boarded a vessel off the coast of the United Arab Emirates in the Gulf of Oman have left the ship, without elaborating By ISABEL DEBRE and JON GAMBRELL Associated PressAugust 4, 2021, 2:38 PM• 5 min readShare to FacebookShare …

Fire erupts on ship, causing explosion that rocks Dubai

Fire erupts on ship, causing explosion that rocks Dubai Authorities in Dubai say a container ship anchored at its huge port caught fire, causing an explosion that sent tremors across the commercial hub of the United Arab Emirates ByThe Associated PressJuly 7, 2021, 9:08 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DUBAI, …

In contentious case, Kuwait deports Jordanian over protest

In contentious case, Kuwait deports Jordanian over protest A Kuwaiti official says that authorities in the country have deported a Kuwaiti-born, Jordanian national for joining an unauthorized protest By ISABEL DEBRE Associated PressJuly 5, 2021, 1:39 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Authorities in Kuwait deported …

Kuwait police arrest man for ranting over bad weather online

Kuwait police arrest man for ranting over bad weather online Police in Kuwait have arrested a resident, an Egyptian man, for posting a video online ranting about bad weather and dust storms ByThe Associated PressJune 28, 2021, 11:39 AM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article3:15 On Location: June 28, 2021 Catch up …

US Navy fires warning shots in new tense encounter with Iran

US Navy fires warning shots in new tense encounter with Iran An American warship fired warning shots when vessels of Iran’s paramilitary Revolutionary Guard came too close to a patrol in the Persian Gulf By JON GAMBRELL Associated PressApril 28, 2021, 6:46 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressFILE – …

Explosive-laden ‘drone’ boat targets Saudi port of Yanbu

Explosive-laden ‘drone’ boat targets Saudi port of Yanbu A remotely piloted boat packed with explosives has targeted the Saudi port of Yanbu in the Red Sea By JON GAMBRELL and ISABEL DEBRE Associated PressApril 27, 2021, 2:46 PM• 5 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressIn an April 2, 2021, photo released …

AP PHOTOS: Dubai-bred baby sharks released into Persian Gulf

AP PHOTOS: Dubai-bred baby sharks released into Persian Gulf A team of conservationists at Dubai’s luxury Atlantis Hotel are releasing baby sharks bred in the aquarium into the open sea ByThe Associated PressApril 22, 2021, 5:30 PM• 2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleThe Associated PressA baby Arabian carpet shark is transferred to …

UN rights office laments Swiss ban on Muslim face-coverings

UN rights office laments Swiss ban on Muslim face-coverings The U.N. human rights office has expressed dismay that Switzerland will join a few countries where “actively discriminating against Muslim women” is legal By JAMEY KEATEN Associated PressMarch 9, 2021, 2:19 PM• 3 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article3:00 On Location: March 9, 2021 …

US military offers condolences over Iran accident killing 19

US military offers condolences over Iran accident killing 19The U.S. military has offered condolences to Iran over a friendly fire incident in the Islamic Republic that saw an Iranian missile kill 19 Iranian troops earlier this weekBy JON GAMBRELL Associated PressMay 14, 2020, 10:27 AM2 min read2 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article2:46Pompeo …