The Gulf War started on August 2, 1990 when the forces of Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein invaded oil-rich Kuwait. Hussein hoped that Kuwait's oil reserves would help to pay off the massive debt Iraq had accrued in its recent war with Iran, as well as give Iraq significant bargaining power as the gatekeeper to Middle Eastern oil.
Kuwaiti is a country with a population of about 3.6 million. It is a western Asia nation that lies on the north-western shore of the Persian Gulf. It's currency is called the Kuwaiti Dinar(KWD) which is the the highest currency in the world. 10 US dollars is equivalent to 3 Kuwaiti Dinar.
As long as the IPOB's Eastern Security Network did not have a regular kind of army, they would be playing with fire if they venture into a decisive battle confrontation against the more sophisticated and well-equiped Nigerian military.
For decades now, terrorism has been ongoing and has only increased immensely over the years. Sadly as well, those who have engaged in such a diabolical act, have claimed hundreds of innocent lives. In our everyday lives, we witness the scenario of innocent people who are threatened on the streets.
Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is Atlantis, The Palm, a resort with water and marine-animal parks. From the 1770s up until the late 1930s, the pearl industry was the main source of income in the Trucial States, which
Women in Asian countries admire traditional things.This sort of attire is respected and appreciated worldwide.Abaya is also called an aba, is an over-garment which is worn by Muslims as well as in North Africa and the Arabian Peninsula.Abaya mostly come in varied different patterns out of which black coloured ones are traditional Abaya.
Have you ever wondered what the world’s most expensive and valuable currency is? There are many currencies recognises all around the world as legal tender but which one holds the most value? To compare the value of the currencies, we have used the United States dollar as the fixed base currency. We are going to be looking at the top 5 of them all. They include: 1. Kuwaiti Dinar This is the most expensive and valuable currency of them all.The high value or rate of its currency is explained by significant oil
The United Arab Emirates, is a beautiful is a country in the western Asia. It is located in the far end of Eastern Arabian Peninsula. It also shares boarders with Oman and Saudi Arabia. Also, it has maritime boarders in the Persian Gulf, between Qatar and Iran. The United Arab Emirates runs a Federal Elective, but constitutional Monarchical system of government. The government is formed from the seven Emirates, namely:- 1. Any Dhabi (being the capital) 2. Dubai 3. Ajman 4. Fujairah 5. Ras Al Khaimah 6. Sharjah
Islamic Republic of Iran Warns Israel Against Crossing Red Lines On The Persian Gulf Just recently, days after Israel deployed submarine to the Persian Gulf, a spokesperson for Iran's foreign ministry issued warned that Israel risked crossing a red line after the media said that an Israeli submarine was sent as a deterrent. According to a report, Iran has issued a serious warning to Israel days after their submarine was spotted crossing the Persian Gulf. This move by the Jewish state sparked concerns among the
The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates, is a country in Western Asia located at the eastern end of the Arabian Peninsula. It borders Oman and Saudi Arabia, and has maritime borders in the Persian Gulf with Qatar and Iran, founded in 9 June 1833 which covers an area of 4,114km with a population of 3.331 million (2019), is known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene.
Saudi Arabia has some of the greatest military equipment money can buy, however its military is still not seen as a threat to its long-term rival Iran. Saudi Arabia's military has not proved capable of effectively fighting back Iran-backed Houthi rebels in Yemen. In the past hardly any years, Saudi Arabia has led an intervention in Yemen's civil war, been the main thrust behind a diplomatic crisis among Qatar and its neighbors, and included itself in the politics of Lebanon. These things appear to have
Dubai is the richest country and filled with outlandish of luxury and extravagance. It is the most populated city in the United Arab Emirates which is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf. In last few decades, Dubai has transformed incredibly. The main revenue of this city is from oil revenue, Financial Services, real estate, tourism, aviation. There are amazing places to visit, they are giants roaming the gyms, Ferrari’s roaming the streets, and gold plated everything, there are many unique
The conflict in the Persian Gulf is a "divide and rule" policy taken too far, to go too wrong. The Muslim world has risen in anger against what is happening to their brothers and sisters in the Persian Gulf just at the end of the sacred month of Ramadan.
Iran Fires Missile At Israeli-owned Ship Near UAE - Report According to reports, an Israeli-owned ship called the Hyperion was attacked near the shores of the Fujairah emirate in the United Arab Emirates on Tuesday.This report is coming a day after Iran vowed to avenge the explosion at its Natanz nuclear facility, which it blamed on Israel.
What would the United States do if Iran attempted to stop and seize an American aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf? If Iran tried to seize a US Carrier they would fail and it would be really embarrassing. To do so they would hand the US a massive propaganda victory. If they tried to destroy one they would be in real trouble. Not only the US but the entire region would turn on them like rabid dogs. The result for Iran would be catastrophic, the effect on the rest of us mildly annoying, the effect on the US
Dubai is everyone's dream holiday spot and the reason for this is conspicuously clear for all the see. Boosting an ultramodern architecture, a lively nightlife scene and luxurious shopping experience, Dubai is a dream tourist destination for fun seekers all over the world. Located in the eastern part of the Arabian Peninsula on the coast of the Persian Gulf, Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the capital of the Emirate of Dubai. Some of the things that makes Dubai standout
Just like Nigeria is led by a president and England is ruled by a Queen, the kingdom of Bahrain which is a sovereign state in the Persian Gulf, an Island nation is ruled by a King and a Prime Minister that heads the government. Recently, the long-serving prime minister of Bahrain has died after being in power for forty-nine years ( 49 years). Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa died shortly after being ill and receiving treatment at Mayo Clinic hospital in the united states of America at the ripe age of 84.
Death is the final inevitable end of all men, this is one phenomenon we have no power over as nobody will decide how and when he will die. Most times, it happens when it's not desired, thereby living the familiess, friends and relatives of the deseased in a longtime grief and sorrow. Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, who served as Bahrain’s prime minister since 1971, is dead at the age 84, the royal court announced on Wednesday. The kingdom of Bahrain is a sovereign state in the Persian Gulf. He died at the Mayo
The Gulf of Oman is located in the Arabian Sea, just south of Iran and north of Oman. The gulf (also known as a strait) makes up about 65,000 square miles of the sea and is approximately 2.3 miles at its deepest. It's also incredibly dangerous. This water is heavily used as a shipping route. It's the only way to transport oil from the Persian Gulf and is the only water entrance from the Arabian Sea and the Indian Ocean. This has long made it a point of contention for those in the region. Take all that, then
You have certainly been waiting to talk about the incredible wealth of some Arab countries located in the Persian Gulf region. Everyone knows that they have amassed colossal sums of money mainly due to the sale of oil and gas and for some reason people remember the names of countries like Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and Qatar as the richest regions, but they tend to forget another country Oman! this country of 4,613,241 inhabitants according to the 2017 census, located east of the Arabian Peninsula, where