The crew of the Japanese-owned Kokuka Courageous tanker are seen off the coast of Fujairah on Wednesday. Reuters
President Donald Trump has blamed Iran for attacks on oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, but he also held out hope that implicit US threats to use force will yield talks with the Islamic Republic as the Pentagon
Britain on Saturday denounced Iran's seizure of a British-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf as a "hostile act" and rejected Tehran's explanation that it seized the vessel because it had been involved in an accident.
Two damaged tankers arrived safely on Sunday at locations off the Emirati coast after they were rocked by explosions in Gulf waters, in an incident Saudi Arabia blamed on its regional arch-rival Iran.
Amjad Yaghi was just nine years old when his mother left the Gaza Strip for treatment but they could not see each other for 20 years.
The programme is designed to prepare and train Emiratis to travel to space for various scientific missions.
The Royal Thai Consulate General in Dubai hosted on Thursday a reception in celebration of Thailand’s National Day and Father’s Day, co-observed with the 92nd Birth Anniversary of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great.
Dubai has been playing a vital role in grooming showbiz industry spread across the Middle East to provide ample opportunities as well as regularly hosting events to attract people from all walks of life. One such event recently attracted a number of showbiz prominent personalities from across the region who gathered and mingled with residents besides took part in various activities.