Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Gulf of Oman

Gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz

Gulf of Oman    ▸ Facts   ▸ Comments   ▸ News   ▸ Videos   

Gulf of Oman: Gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz
The Gulf of Oman or Sea of Oman is a gulf that connects the Arabian Sea with the Strait of Hormuz, which then runs to the Persian Gulf. It borders Iran and Pakistan on the north, Oman on the south, and the United Arab Emirates on the west.

0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 

Trump-Iran news: Russia says downed US drone was in Iranian air space, contradicting key claim ...

trump-iran news: russia says downed us drone was in iranian air space, contradicting key claim ...
Russia has military intelligence that shows a US drone was in Iranian air space when it was shot down by Iran, the secretary of Russia's Security Council has said. Speaking at a briefing for..
WorldNews - Published

Pompeo heads to Saudi, UAE to discuss escalating tensions with Iran

pompeo heads to saudi, uae to discuss escalating tensions with iran
Washington: US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo left for Saudi Arabia and the UAE on Sunday to hold talks regarding the escalating tensions with Iran, especially after Tehran downed a US military..
WorldNews - Published

Videos for Gulf of Oman

Saudi Airlines Redirect Flights To Avoid Dicey Gulf Of Oman, Strait Of Hormuz [Video]Saudi Airlines Redirect Flights To Avoid Dicey Gulf Of Oman, Strait Of Hormuz

Saudi Arabian Airlines has altered the path of its international flights away from the Gulf of Oman and the Strait of Hormuz. According to Reuters, the Federal Aviation Administration has also barred..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

Airlines Canceling Flights Near Iran After Drone Was Shot Down [Video]Airlines Canceling Flights Near Iran After Drone Was Shot Down

United Airlines has suspended one of its flights and other airlines are re-routing planes to avoid the Gulf of Oman. This, after Iran downed an American drone operating in the area. "Given current..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Putin Says U.S. Attack On Iran Would Be A Catastrophe [Video]Putin Says U.S. Attack On Iran Would Be A Catastrophe

According to Reuters, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that a U.S. military attack on Iran would be a catastrophe for the Middle East that would trigger a surge in violence and a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

U.S. Navy: Mine Fragments Suggest Iran Behind Attacks On Gulf Tankers [Video]U.S. Navy: Mine Fragments Suggest Iran Behind Attacks On Gulf Tankers

The United States attempted on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it said came from a damaged oil tanker...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:48Published

US Navy says mine pieces suggest Iranian origin [Video]US Navy says mine pieces suggest Iranian origin

The United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by displaying limpet mine fragments it said came from a damaged oil tanker and..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:09Published

U.S. Navy Says Mine Fragments Suggest Iran Behind Gulf Tanker Attack [Video]U.S. Navy Says Mine Fragments Suggest Iran Behind Gulf Tanker Attack

According to Reuters, the United States sought on Wednesday to bolster its case for isolating Iran over its nuclear and regional activities by showing mine fragments it said came from a damaged oil..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:31Published

Kuwait emir to visit Iraq over Gulf rift [Video]Kuwait emir to visit Iraq over Gulf rift

Kuwait’s ruler will visit Iraq amid unprecedented regional tensions after attacks on tankers in the Gulf of Oman.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:00Published

The Strait of Hormuz: A flashpoint for war [Video]The Strait of Hormuz: A flashpoint for war

Recent attacks on cargo vessels have put the focus on a shipping lane responsible for about a fifth of the world's oil exports. But in reality, this place is a powder keg for a much larger..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:05Published

U.S. to send more troops to the Middle East [Video]U.S. to send more troops to the Middle East

Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced on Monday the deployment of about 1,000 more troops to the Middle East for what he said were defensive purposes, citing concerns about a threat..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:17Published

Iran Threatens To Breach Nuclear Deal Limits After US Accused It Of Oil Tanker Attacks [Video]Iran Threatens To Breach Nuclear Deal Limits After US Accused It Of Oil Tanker Attacks

According to Business Insider, Iran says it will break the limit for uranium enrichment agreed with the US as part of the 2015 nuclear deal. This is reportedly in response to accusations from the US..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

'Full range of options' on the table against Iran - Pompeo [Video]'Full range of options' on the table against Iran - Pompeo

After blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that while America does not want a war with Iran, a military response is on the..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:07Published

Pope Urges Restraint In Gulf After Tanker Attacks [Video]Pope Urges Restraint In Gulf After Tanker Attacks

According to Reuters, Pope Francis called for restraint and a lowering of tensions in the Middle East on Sunday following attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman that have raised fears of a..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:31Published

Blast-Hit Tankers to Be Assessed Off UAE Coast [Video]Blast-Hit Tankers to Be Assessed Off UAE Coast

According to Reuters, the ship's operators said that the two oil tankers crippled in attacks in the Gulf of Oman last week, are being assessed off the coast off the United Arab Emirates before their..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:36Published

Norwegian Tanker's Crew Reportedly Lands Safely In Dubai [Video]Norwegian Tanker's Crew Reportedly Lands Safely In Dubai

According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, crew members of Frontline's oil tanker Front Altair, one of two ships attacked this week in the Gulf of Oman, landed safely in Dubai. The Norwegian ship's..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:33Published

Saudi Arabia demands action on energy security as Iran denies gulf ship attacks [Video]Saudi Arabia demands action on energy security as Iran denies gulf ship attacks

Crew members of the oil tanker Front Altair, one of two vessels attacked this week in the Gulf of Oman, have landed in Dubai. The attacks happened three days ago. It comes amid calls from Saudi Arabia..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:12Published

Crew Of Norwegian Oil Tanker Arrive Safely In Dubai Following Gulf Of Oman Attack [Video]Crew Of Norwegian Oil Tanker Arrive Safely In Dubai Following Gulf Of Oman Attack

According to a report by CNN, on Saturday, twenty-three crew members from a Norwegian-owned oil tanker that was attacked in the Gulf of Oman have arrived safely in Dubai. CNN reports that the crew of..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:37Published

Iran Summons UK After Expressing Support For U.S. Accusation [Video]Iran Summons UK After Expressing Support For U.S. Accusation

According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, Iran summoned the British ambassador to Tehran after London joined the United States in blaming Iran for attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:45Published

Saudi Urges Swift Response to Secure Gulf Energy Supplies [Video]Saudi Urges Swift Response to Secure Gulf Energy Supplies

According to Reuters, Saudi Arabia said that there must be a quick response to the threat to energy supplies, market stability and consumer confidence, two days after attacks on two tankers in the Gulf..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:34Published

U.N. Chief Calls For Independent Investigation Into Oil Tanker Attacks [Video]U.N. Chief Calls For Independent Investigation Into Oil Tanker Attacks

On Friday, United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for an independent investigation into the attacks on two oil tankers this week in the Gulf of Oman. According to Reuters, the United..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

U.N. Condemns Oil Tanker Attacks [Video]U.N. Condemns Oil Tanker Attacks

According to Reuters, the U.N. chief has condemned the oil tanker attacks in the Gulf of Oman. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres told reporters on Friday the truth needed to be..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Shanahan says oil tanker attacks, an 'international situation' [Video]Shanahan says oil tanker attacks, an 'international situation'

U.S. Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan said on Friday that this week's attacks on two oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz, is 'an international situation' in the Middle East 'not a U.S...

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:28Published

Iran's Rouhani Says U.S. Actions Threaten Middle East Stability [Video]Iran's Rouhani Says U.S. Actions Threaten Middle East Stability

According to Reuters, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani told the leaders of a China-led security bloc said that U.S. actions pose a serious threat to stability in the Middle East. The United States..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Germany: U.S video not enough to attribute blame over oil tanker attacks [Video]Germany: U.S video not enough to attribute blame over oil tanker attacks

According to Reuters, German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said on Friday that a video provided by the United States is not sufficient to prove that Iran is behind the attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:40Published

 

Saudi Airlines shift flights away from Gulf of Oman, Strait of Hormuz

Saudi Arabian Airlines has altered the path of its international flights away from the Gulf of Oman and the Strait of Hormuz, Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya said on Sunday, citing its own correspondent.
Reuters - Published

Etihad Airways says suspends operations through Iran's Hormuz, Gulf of Oman airspace

Etihad Airways has suspended operations through Iranian airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and the Gulf of Oman, a spokeswoman said on Saturday.
Reuters - Published

International airlines' response to FAA on Iran airspace

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an emergency order on Thursday prohibiting U.S. air carriers from flying in Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman due..
Reuters - Published

US-Iran tensions: All you need to know about Gulf of Oman, shipping route for oil producing countries in Persian Gulf

Post an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on 13 June 2019, serious concerns about the global oil supply have come to the fore.
Firstpost - Published

US-Iran tensions: All you need to know about crisis in the Strait of Hormuz, passageway to world's one-sixth oil supply

Post an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on 13 June 2019, serious concerns about the global oil supply have come to the fore.
Firstpost - Published

Airlines avoid parts of Iran-controlled airspace

airlines avoid parts of iran-controlled airspace
Some global airlines are re-routing flights to avoid Iran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman, they said on Friday, after the U.S. aviation regulator barred its carriers from..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Australia's Qantas directs flights away from Strait of Hormuz

Australia's flag carrier, Qantas Airways Ltd, said on Friday that its flights over the Middle East would avoid the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf of Oman following the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone..
Reuters - Published

US regulator bars airlines from flying over some Iran-controlled airspace

us regulator bars airlines from flying over some iran-controlled airspace
The US Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday issued an emergency order prohibiting US operators from flying in an overwater area of Tehran-controlled airspace over the Strait of Hormuz and Gulf..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

India deploys two ships in Gulf of Oman after tanker attacks

India's navy has deployed two ships in the Gulf of Oman to ensure safe passage for Indian-flagged vessels, the country's defense ministry said late on Thursday, a week after two oil tankers were..
Reuters - Published

Navy deploys two warships in Gulf of Oman for security of Indian vessels in wake of attacks on oil tankers

The Navy has deployed two warships in the Gulf of Oman to “reassure” Indian vessels in wake of two foreign oil tankers being attacked in the critical shipping lane in recent days amidst escalating..
IndiaTimes - Published

Gulf crisis: Close up to stricken oil tanker with the US Navy

gulf crisis: close up to stricken oil tanker with the us navy
The BBC's Mark Lowen sees the damage caused to one of the oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman.
BBC News - Published

U.S. Navy says evidence links tanker attacks to Iran

The U.S. Navy gave reporters a look at evidence that seems to link Iran to attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman. Charlie D'Agata was there.
CBS News - Published

U.S. Navy says mine fragments, magnet point to Iran in Gulf tanker attack

The United States Navy on Wednesday displayed limpet mine fragments and a magnet it said it had removed from one of two oil tankers attacked in the Gulf of Oman last week, saying the mines bore a..
Reuters - Published

Trump characterizes alleged attacks by Iran on oil tankers as 'very minor'

trump characterizes alleged attacks by iran on oil tankers as 'very minor'
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump in an interview published Monday night characterized alleged attacks by Iran against two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman as "very minor" and suggested that the..
WorldNews - Published

Germany says there is 'strong evidence' Iran behind tanker attacks

germany says there is 'strong evidence' iran behind tanker attacks
Chancellor Angela Merkel has said there is "strong evidence" Iran carried out attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman. The EU and Germany said the day before that it was too soon to apportion blame...
WorldNews - Published

Iran tensions prompt U.S. to send 1,000 more troops to Middle East

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced 1,000 additional U.S. troops would be sent to the Middle East, as the Trump administration blames Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of..
CBS News - Published

No war for oil, says … Donald Trump?

no war for oil, says … donald trump?
Did attacks on oil shipping in the Gulf of Oman create a cassus belli for the US to attack Iran? Tehran has accused the Trump administration of conducting a false-flag operation in order to start a..
WorldNews - Published

Gulf of Oman tanker attacks: What we know

gulf of oman tanker attacks: what we know
It is the second time in a month that tankers have been targeted in the region.
BBC News - Published

Iran's neighbors not yet convinced country is behind oil tanker attack

Soaring tensions between the U.S. and Iran means more U.S. troops are going to the Middle East. The Defense Department is deploying about 1,000 more troops after the U.S. accused Iran of leading last..
CBS News - Published

Security expert warns "miscalculation could bring us to conflict" with Iran

More American troops are on their way to the Middle East Tuesday, with tensions between the U.S. and Iran growing. The U.S. believes Iran is behind attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman. CBS News..
CBS News - Published

Saudi cabinet urges world powers to safeguard navigation

Saudi Arabia's cabinet urged the international community on Tuesday to take firm measures to ensure the safety of navigation in waterways across the region, the state news agency said, a week after two..
Reuters - Published

China calls on U.S. to stop "extreme pressure" on Iran

The United States should not use "extreme pressure" to resolve issues with Iran, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Tuesday, amid a standoff following attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman.
Reuters - Published

Senior Chinese diplomat urges all sides to ease Gulf region tension

China urges all sides to exercise restraint and ease tension in the Gulf region, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Tuesday, amid a standoff between Iran and United States following attacks on two oil..
Reuters - Published

US to deploy extra troops amid growing tension with Iran

us to deploy extra troops amid growing tension with iran
The US releases new images from the Gulf of Oman tanker attacks and is sending 1,000 more troops.
BBC News - Published

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

The U.S. military on Monday released new images it says showed Iran's Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) removing an unexploded limpet mine from a Japanese-owned tanker that was attacked on June 13 in the Gulf..
Reuters - Published

Gulf of Oman: Unconvinced EU foreign ministers call for independent investigation after US claim Iran ...

gulf of oman: unconvinced eu foreign ministers call for independent investigation after us claim iran ...
EU foreign ministers remained unconvinced by US allegations that Iran was behind last week’s attack on two Gulf tankers as they arrived at a meeting on Monday. There was strong...
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Independent

U.S. will release photos to persuade skeptical allies Iran is behind oil tanker attack

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says possible military options are on the table to counter reported aggression from Iran. The Pentagon plans to release photos it says support its case that Iran was..
CBS News - Published

Iran says if it decides to block Strait of Hormuz, it will do it 'publicly': Fars

Iran's military denied on Monday being behind attacks on oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week, and said if it decided to block Strait of Hormuz, a vital gateway in the Gulf for the oil industry,..
Reuters - Published

You Might Like


Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.