The United Arab Emirates on Thursday announced it has joined International Maritime Security Construct, an international alliance that aims to protect the safety of maritime navigation and international trade.
In a heroic scene, an Omani man rescued two children from certain death in the Sultanate of Oman on Friday, after they were swept away by violent surface run-off in a valley in Bahla.
According to the Omani Fishermen Association, the missing people went on a 25-foot-long boat powered by a 200-horsepower engine.
The Samail State in the Sultanate of Oman witnessed the tragic incident in which the two brothers, Ahmed and Mahmoud, sons of Khaled Al Jabri, drowned in a water pond in Al Dakhiliyah Governorate.
Oman will exempt nationals of 103 countries from needing an entry visa for a stay of up to 10 days, police said on Wednesday, in a move to support tourism and shore up its struggling economy.
The blaze began around 2:25am and firefighters tried to contain it, Fars said. The vessel sank near the Iranian port of Jask, some 1,270 kilometres (790 miles) southeast of Tehran on the Gulf of Oman near the Strait of Hormuz.
The UAE emergency authorities on Monday announced that the Cyclone Shaheen has subsided and its impact on UAE is minimal. The NCEMA said during a media briefing, “We announce the end of the tropical Cyclone Shaheen.”
The joint naval drill of Iran, China, Russia and Oman from Wednesday to Sunday looks like an unintended riposte to the nuclear-powered submarine deal between Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States that was announced on Monday. The joint naval drill had been carried out earlier too, and countries which have no