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Will UAE and Iran resolve the three islands dispute?   

Aljazeera.com - 15 May, 2012
Author: Nima Khorrami Assl

Iran and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are once again at each others' throats over the three islands of Abu Musa, Greater Tunb, and the Lesser Tunb. This latest round of rhetorical warfare was instigated by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's official visit to the island of Abu Musa on April 11; a move that some described as "tactical", aiming to stir nationalist sentiment ahead of the nuclear talks between Iran and the P5+1 in Istanbul.
Conference aims to review enteral feeding policy
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
The two-day Enteral Feeding Conference aimed at reviewing the enteral feeding policy began at Muscat Holiday Hotel yesterday. The opening ceremony was held under the auspices of Dr Darweesh bin...
'Tell A Friend' road safety drive attracts hundreds
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
The nationwide 'Tell A Friend' road safety campaign has held two high-profile events in southern Oman as part of its ongoing campaign to educate people across the Sultanate about the...
New centre for the disabled
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
Sohar Aluminium Company yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Social Development to build a new RO 110,000 headquarters for Omani Association for the Disabled in...
MPs slam power outage, call for accountability
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2015-05-28
Lawmakers yesterday strongly lashed out at officials in the ministry of electricity and water following a power outage in several residential areas, including parts of Mubarak Al-Kabeer, Sabah Al- Salem,...
Future vision programme participants honoured
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
The Competence Development Institute organised an honouring ceremony under the auspices of Sayyid Khalid bin Hilal al Busaidy, Minister of the Diwan of the Royal Court, to honour participants in...
Majlis Ash'shura participates in GCC parliamentary meet
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
Majlis Ash'shura participated in the meeting of the Secretaries-General of Majlis Ash’shura, House of Representatives, National and Umah councils in the GCC Countries, which was opened in Doha under the...
Sultanate to take part in IORA meetings
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
The Sultanate will participate in the semi-annual meeting of the Fifth Committee of senior officials and representatives of the official delegations of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) member states...
Ruwaq Week organisers honoured
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2015-05-28
Dr Ibrahim bin Ahmed al Kindi, CEO of the Oman Establishment for Press, Publication and Advertising (OEPPA), yesterday honoured the organisers of the Ruwaq Week activity....
SABIC to build new mental health hospital
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-05-28
The Minister of Health on Tuesday signed a contract with SABIC to open a new mental health and addiction hospital in Riyadh, Al-Hayat reported....
The dilemma facing Europe's centre-left
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2015-05-28
A crushing election defeat for Britain's Labour party has laid bare the dilemma facing Europe's centre-left....
Women constitute 51% of university students
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2015-05-28
Saudi women make up 51.8 percent of registered students at public universities and 49 percent at private institutions, the Education Ministry announced recently....
Journalist acquitted of defaming sect
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
A Journalist accused of defaming Shi'ite Muslims has been acquitted....
Alba strikes deal with union over allowance
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
An agreement on a social allowance has been reached between Alba's management and the Alba Labour Union....
Joint EU projects are on the way
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
An increased number of joint environmental projects by Bahrain and the European Union (EU) is among recommendations to come out of the Bahrain Europe Environment Week (BEEW), which concludes today....
Recommendations approved
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
Bahrain's recommendations were approved by experts at a major educational conference in China....
Witnesses testify in arms trial
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
Prosecution witnesses gave evidence in the case of a former lieutenant accused of gun possession....
Day of pride
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
Seventy-six students from Sacred Heart School yesterday graduated with IGCSE certificates....
Bahrain determined to enforce law says minister
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
Information Minister Isa Al Hammadi stressed Bahrain's unwavering commitment to enforcing the law noting "exercising political work in the kingdom does not mean immunity from punishment for transgressing the law."...
Spending rethink 'vital for subsidy cuts plan'
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
Bahrain's government has been asked to justify its planned public spending in the budget for 2015 and 2016, as parliament and the Shura Council seek alternatives to subsidy cuts....
Tougher rape laws vow
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2015-05-28
MPs are studying a proposal to introduce tougher punishments against rapists, including life sentences....
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