Tuesday, 21 Jan 2020

Day: January 11, 2020

OIC Secretary General Condoles Oman on Death of Sultan Qaboos

Jeddah, The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr. Yousef bin Ahmad Al-Othaimeen expressed sincere condolences and sympathy to the royal family and people of the Sultanate of Oman as well as to the Arab and Islamic nati…

SULTAN QABOOS USHERED IN OMAN RENAISSANCE, QUIET DIPLOMACY

Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who died late on Friday, transformed Oman during his 49-year reign from a poverty-stricken country torn by dissent into a prosperous state and an internationally trusted mediator for some of the region’s thorniest issues.He beca…

Oman Selects Haitham Bin Tariq to Succeed Venerable Sultan Qaboos

CAIRO, EGYPT – Oman’s venerable ruler, Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, who ruled his strategic Gulf emirate adjacent to Iran for nearly 50 years, has died after a long illness. The country’s royal family chose the late Sultan’s cousin, Haitham Bin Tariq, to …

Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Who Modernized Oman, Dies; Successor Named

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Oman’s Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Mideast’s longest-ruling monarch who seized power in a 1970 palace coup and pulled his Arabian sultanate into modernity while carefully balancing diplomatic ties between adversaries Iran …