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US Urges Houthis to Stop Marib Offensive

Urdu Point 16 Oct 2021
Price reiterated that the US is ready to provide the much-needed assistance to the people of Marib ... " ... The situation in the country was further complicated after Saudi Arabia joined the conflict on the side of the Yemeni government in 2015 and began conducting air, land and sea operations against the Islamist rebel movement ... ....

An English Village’s Dirty Secret

Consortium News 15 Oct 2021
On the factory’s exports to Saudi Arabia, he adds ... It will land later in the day to refuel at RAF Akrotiri, a British military base on Cyprus, before moving on the next day to Saudi Arabia, where its contents will help keep the Saudi air force in the sky and ready for bombing missions in Yemen.

Saudi Arabia in ‘serious’ talks with Iran about repairing relations

The Irish Times 15 Oct 2021
Riyadh and Tehran, which claim leadership of the Sunni and Shia Muslim worlds respectively, cut diplomatic ties in January 2016 after Saudi Arabia’s embassy in the republic was ransacked ... The Associated Press reported last month that satellite imagery showed that the US had pulled its Patriot air defence system out of Saudi Arabia.

UAE hits 95.78% vaccination rate: Know the countries now open, or about to lift COVID-19 travel bans

Gulf News 14 Oct 2021
From October 4, fully-vaccinated travellers from the UAE, Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and 14 other countries arriving in the UK no longer need to undergo a quarantine period ... SAUDI ARABIA ... On September 8, Saudi Arabia said 70,000 pilgrims will be allowed to perform Umrah daily.

Qatar FM: No Clear Path for Unfreezing Afghan Funds

Kayhan 13 Oct 2021
In 2017, Saudi Arabia and its three Arab allies imposed a land, air and sea blockade on Qatar, leveling accusations Doha has consistently denied. The four nations agreed to restore full diplomatic and trade ties at a summit of GCC member states, including the other two members Kuwait and Oman, in Saudi Arabia earlier this year.
photo: AP / Vahid Salemi
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks at a session of parliament to debate his proposed tourism and education ministers, in Tehran, Iran, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019.

Qatar FM on GCC blockade, Iran and engaging with the Taliban

Al Jazeera 13 Oct 2021
In 2017, Saudi Arabia and its three Arab allies imposed a land, air and sea blockade on Qatar, accusing it of, among other things, supporting terrorist groups and being too close to Iran, the allegations Doha has consistently denied ... Kuwait and Oman, in Saudi Arabia last year.

Do you remember your first flight?

Gulf News 13 Oct 2021
A Facebook friend posted about her first plane ride, and I could not recollect if I had taken the Air India flight or Saudia Airlines, to Jeddah from Hyderabad, many years ago ... Back to Air India, and during my tenure in Saudi Arabia, it was a big airline as it had the lucrative Gulf route and ferried thousands of workers from India.

A lot for Israel to cooperate on with Gulf countries - Rafael EVP

The Jerusalem Post 12 Oct 2021
According to past reports Saudi Arabia reached out to Israel about the possibility of procuring the Iron Dome missile defense system after the Americans removed their Patriot batteries that the Kingdom had long relied on ... belonging to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

Yemen PM blames Houthis for Aden car bomb

The Arab Weekly 12 Oct 2021
“We are confident that Marib will not fall ... The Saudi-led military coalition supporting the government said Monday that 156 Houthi militiamen were killed in 33 air strikes in the past 24 hours. Regional arch-rivals Saudi Arabia and Iran have shown signs of warming relations in past months, but Saeed was sceptical this would ease the fighting ... .

9 Million Yemenis Face Water Supply Disruption

Kayhan 12 Oct 2021
Finally, we expect air pollution to significantly increase the risk of hospitalization for cardiovascular and pulmonary outcomes.” ... Saudi Arabia imposed an air, land, and sea blockade in March 2015, cutting off all ports of entry and restricting the flow of food, fuel, medicine, and essential goods into the country.

Azerbaijan showcases commitment to sustainable tourism

Gulf Daily News 12 Oct 2021
  ...   ...   ... We are fortunate that our climate and diverse landscape make socially-distanced travel experiences possible ...   ...   ...   ...  . Currently, citizens and permanent residents of 42 countries can travel to Azerbaijan by air, including the UAE, Bahrain, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.-TradeArabia News Service. .

Environmental Impact Assessment: Why you should turn your roof into a leafy paradise

Taipei Times 12 Oct 2021
The government needs to do more to encourage people to construct them ... Under direct sunlight, these surfaces can become much hotter than the surrounding air, and they retain heat for hours afterward. Researchers in Saudi Arabia are among those who’ve concluded that rooftop greenery can significantly cut energy consumption and electricity bills ... .

Six Years Of Oman Air’s Boeing 787 Dreamliners

Simple Flying 11 Oct 2021
After placing an initial order for six Boeing 787-8s in November 2011, Oman Air received its first Dreamliner on October 12th, 2011 ... Oman Air Six years ago tomorrow ... Oman Air Just two of six 787-8s? ... Oman Air ... Oman Air had announced in 2015 that it would deploy its first Dreamliner on services to Saudi Arabia and Europe.

Anticipated spill from deteriorating Red Sea oil tanker threatens public health, study finds

Phys Dot Org 11 Oct 2021
Their simulations revealed that air pollution from a full spill would increase the risk ... (The blockade is led by Saudi Arabia as part of its intervention in Yemen's civil war.) Clean water supply to millions of people would be threatened due to contamination of desalination plants.

Ten injured in attack on civilian airport in S. Arabia

Dawn 10 Oct 2021
Ten people were wounded in a drone attack on a civilian airport in Saudi Arabia that was blamed on Yemen’s Iran-backed Houthi rebels, official media said on Saturday ... The Houthis have been stepping up attacks on Saudi Arabia, which has escalated air strikes on rebel forces closing in on Marib, the last government-held stronghold in northern Yemen.