Middle East Travel Newswire (Page 9)

Middle East Travel Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Middle East Travel. (Page 9)

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  1. Boulder firm lands grant to spur rain enhancement in United Arab EmiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Daily Camera

    A Boulder company focused on innovation in atmospheric science instrumentation is hosting five visitors from the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday to celebrate the launch of a three-year project to pursue methods of rain enhancement in that Persian Gulf nation. SPEC Inc. will pursue the project courtesy of a $1.5 million grant from the UAE's National Center of Meteorology and Seismology .

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  2. Boulder firm lands grant to spur rain enhancement in United Arab EmiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Colorado Daily

    A Boulder company focused on innovation in atmospheric science instrumentation is hosting five visitors from the United Arab Emirates on Wednesday to celebrate the launch of a three-year project to pursue methods of rain enhancement in that Persian Gulf nation. SPEC Inc. will pursue the project courtesy of a $1.5 million grant from the UAE's National Center of Meteorology and Seismology .

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  3. Sinai Says: Israel Lacrosse gets boost with winning bid to host WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    "We are an amateur sport so I'm not allowed to pay them to play, but I can pay them to coach and we need coaches." Israel will face England in the final of the 2016 ELF European Lacrosse Championships on Saturday after beating Wales 10-3 yesterday..

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  4. Ailing Steinsaltz made 'Yakir Yerushalayim' during visit by mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    "You express in your personality and your activities the Biblical verse 'From Zion shall go forth the Torah and the word of God from Jerusalem.' " JERUSALEM MAYOR Nir Barkat visits with Rabbi Adin Steinsaltz at his home in the capital's German Colony neighborhood 22.5.2017..

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  5. Zionist Patriotic Booster, Moskowitz Prize for Zionism Today,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    New York-born Batya Medad made aliyah with her husband just weeks after their 1970 wedding and has been living in Shiloh since 1981. Political pundit, with a unique perspective, Batya has worked in a variety of professions: teaching, fitness, sales, cooking, public relations, photography and more.

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  6. Oil producers to extend output curbsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    "Here in the UAE we are expanding our production capacity", Al-Mazroui said , speaking at the EIC Connect Oil & Gas conference in Abu Dhabi on 23 May. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries , Russia and other producers agreed previous year to cut production by 1.8-million barrels per day for six months starting from Jan 1. Iraq , OPEC's second-largest and fastest-growing oil producer, had until Monday voiced support only for a six-month extension. "Some ministers say nine months, some ministers think six months", al-Luaibi said on Sunday.

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  7. Trump touts ultimate peace, but same obstacles remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Stars and Stripes

    President Donald Trump showered his Middle Eastern hosts with praise and declared a breakthrough regional peace within reach. No one contradicted him, but behind the pageantry and politesse a wall of skepticism remains solidly intact.

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  8. Beyond the desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Nation

    LIKE MANY THAIS, I pictured the Sultanate of Oman as a hot, arid country, an austere nation dominated by the desert, where visitors would spend their time riding camels or driving up and down sand dunes. Instead, I find a land of endless limestone mountains dotted with fertile plateaux of colourful flowers and succulent fruit, and a rich history just waiting to be discovered.

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  9. Football: Verbeek calls up 26 players ahead of Oman's match against PalestineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Coach Pim Verbeek has called up 26 players for training ahead of Oman's Asian Cup qualifying match against Palestine. According to information received from the Oman Football Association on Tuesday, the Sultanate's squad will be undergoing two training camps before they travel to West Bank to take on Palestine in their second Group D match of the final qualifying round for the 2019 Asian Cup.

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  10. Trump, first lady listen to Armenian chants at Jerusalem churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Groong

    PanARMENIAN.Net - U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife, Melania , visited the church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem 's Old City during a state visit to Israel on Monday, May 22. The church, one of the most visited sites in the country, is believed to be the place where Jesus Christ was buried before resurrecting. While visiting the Armenian section of the church, Trump and the first lady listened to Armenian chants, with the Armenian leader telling the guests about the Armenian Church and the ages-old culture afterwards.

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  11. Have You Noticed Melania Trump's Unofficial Uniform?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The New York Observer

    Only a few days into her first international tour as first lady, Melania Trump received criticism for not donning a headscarf in Saudi Arabia. The head covering is traditional garb in the notoriously conservative country and it's also the same exact critique that President Trump tweeted about Michelle Obama , who also decided not to wear the scarf during a 2015 visit to Saudi Arabia.

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  12. Five 'whys' of the Trump visit to Israel and the Palestinian AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    The US President broke with convention on numerous occasions, but some things seem set in stone in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict Why do people brag about a direct flight from Saudi Arabia to Israel? Some commentators have held up the fact Air Force Once flew directly to Israel from Saudi Arabia as some sort of symbol of an opening from Saudi Arabia and recognition of Israel. This is misguided.

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  13. Trip to Test Trump's Ambition for Middle East PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    On Tuesday, Trump is scheduled to visit Abbas for an hour in Bethlehem , the birthplace of Jesus, which lies a few kilometers south of Jerusalem in the Israeli-occupied West Bank . The minister's office, which spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the visit, told CNN that a number of ministers meant to skip the arrival ceremony at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport because it is expected to be brief.

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  14. Iran must never have nuclear weapons: Trump tells NetanyahuRead the original story

    Tuesday May 23 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    Dershowitz praised Trump for declaring during the visit to Israel that Iran must "never" be permitted to develop nuclear weapons, contrasting it to an agreement with the Iranians made by former President Barack Obama. Yet the US has not recognized Israel's sovereignty over the area, even as Israel gears up to recognize the 50-year anniversary of the "reunification" of Jerusalem this week.

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  15. Duke men's basketball to take summer exhibition trip to Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | The Chronicle

    The Blue Devils have a busy travel schedule lined up next year with the Champions Classic in Chicago and the PK80 tournament in Oregon in November, and they have added another destination to the list. Adam Rowe of 247sports and ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported Tuesday that Duke will go to the Dominican Republic this summer.

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  16. A failed trip to JerusalemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    In April of 2017, I began planning what I believed would be a straightforward visit to Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. Despite adequate preparations, checking with official Israeli contacts, thousands of dollars in reservations, and the intense firestorm against me for saying that I would be visiting Israel, Jerusalem was a destination too far.

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  17. Omani man on second trip to war-torn Yemen with relief materialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Times of Oman

    Although his endeavours might make many sit up and take notice, this is just Nasr's way of life. Photo-Supplied Although his endeavours might make many sit up and take notice, this is just Nasr's way of life.

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  18. Center Field: Trump celebrated Jerusalem - will you?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    Jerusalem Day celebrates Israel's survival. It celebrates restoring the Jewish people's heart - Jerusalem's Old City - to the Jewish body - the Land of Israel.

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  19. Trump: I'm 'trying hard for peace' in the Middle EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Washington Examiner

    President Trump said Tuesday he is "trying hard for peace" in the Middle East after traveling to Israel and Saudi Arabia. President Trump said Tuesday he is "trying hard for peace" in the Middle East after traveling to Israel and Saudi Arabia.

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  20. Art under the hammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 23 | Jerusalem Post

    The aim of Paris-based auction house Artcurial is to provide Israelis with a platform for art and culture - with a French twist. A TOURIST takes a picture of one of the reproductions by the Dutch painter Rembrandt van Rijn at Magna Plaza shopping center in Amsterdam..

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