Gulf of Oman

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an arm of the Arabian Sea connecting it with the Persian Gulf

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The sea will be rough in the Arabian Gulf and moderate, becoming rough at times, in the Gulf of Oman.
A team of specialists from MOCCAE has been collecting and analyzing water samples from various coastal areas of the Arabian Sea and the Gulf of Oman to identify the types of phytoplankton present.
Regional adaptation has also lead the researchers to conclude that reefs threatened by climate change in the Gulf of Oman or Indian Ocean are unlikely to acquire the so-called "super genes" of Arabian Gulf corals.
6km mixed-use development that overlooks the pristine Gulf of Oman.
5 broke up a high-seas pirate attack on a cargo ship in the Gulf of Oman, then sailors from a US destroyer boarded the pirates' mother ship and freed 13 Iranian hostages who had been held captive there for more than a month.
Analysts say that Iran could potentially cause havoc in the Strait of Hormuz which connects the biggest Gulf oil producers, including Saudi Arabia, with the Gulf of Oman and the Arabian Sea.
The wargame covers a large area from the east side of the Strait of Hormuz in the Gulf of Oman to the northern Indian Ocean, he said, adding that in terms of intelligence, the maneuver will cover a vast area stretching from the northern Indian Ocean to the Gulf of Aden.
She was also the target of Somali pirates in 2008 while sailing the Gulf of Oman and was only saved by a German frigate firing warning shots from its machine guns.
scrutiny after an Iranian Fokker F27 approached the USS Eisenhower in the Gulf of Oman in April.
The Islamic Republic of Iran Navy (IRIN) has also placed its own naval assets further into the Gulf of Oman, the report said.
The overall project, overseen by Oman's Supreme Committee for Town Planning, involves building a four-lane dual carriageway running parallel to the Gulf of Oman coast from Naseem Garden to Khatmat Malaha on the country's border with the UAE.
CTF 150 is a multi-national task force that that conducts Maritime Security Operations (MSO) in and around the Arabian Sea, Strait of Hormuz, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman, Indian Ocean and the Red Sea.
15 Pontefract A strategically important waterway between the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf, which passes between Iran and Oman, and is the only sea passage to the ocean for large areas of the Persian Gulf.
However, allied navies had a highly successful naval blockade just around the corner in the Gulf of Oman.
Stocks also received a boost Friday as oil prices fell after a cyclone spared major oil installations in the Gulf of Oman, easing supply concerns.