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US Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group Begins Anti-Daesh Operations

The Dwight D. Eisenhower carrier strike group with embarked Carrier Air Wing 3 began mission in the support of the US-led coalition against the Daesh from the Persian Gulf.

Walter Fauntroy must pay back his creditor or face trial, a judge tells him

Fauntroy, who avoided a bad check charge by spending four years in the Persian Gulf, vows he’ll repay an event planner the money he owes her

French Aircraft Carrier to Return to Anti-Daesh Mission in Persian Gulf

French aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle will return to its mission to combat Daesh in Persian Gulf, French President Francois Hollande said Wednesday.

Iranian Navy Comes 500 Feet of US Warship With CENTCOM Commander Aboard

According to a media reports, small surface vessels from the Iranian Navy closely shadowed the warship carrying US Central Command (CENTCOM) head Gen. Joseph Votel cruising in the Persian Gulf.

Paleolithic Persia: Ancient Human Settlement Discovered on Iranian Island

A number of stone artifacts dating back to the Middle Paleolithic era have been found on an island off the coast of Iran in the Persian Gulf.

Civil rights leader Walter Fauntroy is finally home but vows to go back overseas

After four years in the Persian Gulf, the 83-year-old says he’ll settle his legal problems, then resume his work abroad

Navy blames sailors for capture by Iran

The Associated Press reports that the Navy is blaming the ten sailors for their capture by Iranian forces in the Persian Gulf; They also showed a remarkable lack of curiosity about potential dangers in one of the world’s more dangerous waterways, according to an in-depth Navy investigation. In deviating from their planned Persian Gulf route […]

Dereliction of duty in the Persian Gulf

(Paul Mirengoff) On the evening in which the capture by Iran of the crews of two U.S. Navy boats hit the news, I happened to be in the company of three retired high ranking military officials. The reaction of all three was the same: the crews were derelict in their duty; heads should roll. Show More Summary

Senators urge Kerry to address political crisis in Bahrain

WASHINGTON (AP) — A simmering political crisis in Bahrain could spiral into violence, encourage meddling by Iran and weaken a key U.S. ally in the Persian Gulf, a bipartisan group of senators warned Thursday in a letter to SecretaryShow More Summary

Uh Oh: U.S. Sailors Gave Up Sensitive Passwords For Military Laptops, Cell Phones to Iranians

Six-months ago, ten U.S. Navy Sailors were taken captive by the Iranian Revolutionary Guard in the Persian Gulf. At the time of the capture...

U.S. sailors ill-prepared for Iran encounter in Gulf, investigation says

Weak leadership, poor judgment, a lack of "warfighting toughness" and a litany of errors led to the embarrassing capture and detention by Iran of 10 U.S. sailors in the Persian Gulf in January, according to a Navy investigation released Thursday. Continue reading ? The post U.S. sailors ill-prepared for Iran encounter in Gulf, investigation says appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Navy reveals details into Iran's capture of U.S. sailors

U.S. Navy investigation finds what led to embarrassing capture, detention of 10 U.S. sailors in Persian Gulf

9 in Navy to Be Disciplined Over Iran’s Capture of Sailors

A review of the incident, which occurred in January when two 50-foot Navy boats strayed into the waters near the Farsi Island in the Persian Gulf, will be released at a news conference.

Etihad's Hogan Ignores the Big 3 U.S. Airlines As He Focuses On Building A Global Winner

James Hogan was in the United States last week, but the last thing the CEO of Etihad Airways’ parent company wanted to talk about was the wearisome war of words between the Big Three U.S. carriers and the Persian Gulf carriers that they accuse of being unfairly subsidized by their [...]

Michael Jackson’s Greatest Hits Get the Hip-Hop Treatment in Tony K’s Latest Mix

In 1991, Tony Khnanisho and his family arrived in Detroit, Michigan from Baghdad, Iraq. They were fleeing the reach of the Persian Gulf War and looking to make a new start. Khnanisho, who would become known by his stage name, Tony K, soon discovered hip-hop music, and by 13 years old started rapping and producing his own tracks. […]

Navy Fires the Captain Who Led Sailors That Got Detained in Iran

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The commander who led the two ships taken into custody by Iranian forces in the Persian Gulf months ago has been relieved of duty.

Iran Seizure of 2 US Navy Vessels Prompts Firing of Commanding Officer

The commander of Naval forces for US Central Command has dismissed the officer in charge of expeditionary forces in the Persian Gulf, who oversaw a task force in which two Navy vessels were seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guards in January and its sailors publicly humiliated, the US Navy announced in a press release on Friday.

Persian Gulf War Veterans Still Suffering Serious Health Problems

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Persian Gulf War. It was fought in late 1990 through early 1991 by a U.S.-led coalition of 34 countries against Iraq in response to Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait. It also was the first U.S. Show More Summary

Persian Gulf state producers issue debt to keep investments on track: Fuel for Thought

Arabian Peninsula oil and gas producers are tapping international markets for unprecedented amounts of cash as they strive to broaden their economies and further strengthen their strategic petroleum sectors. While seeking economic diversification,...Show More Summary

8 Unbelievable Things to Do in Dubai

Set on the coast of the Persian Gulf, Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates - and we can understand why. We want to live there, too! The city's booming economy and gorgeous sights make it a hot vacation spot. Whether...Show More Summary

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