World War Two casualty remembered

DHADNAH, A service of remembrance was held yesterday at the memorial to a British Royal Air Force navigator who died in Dhadnah during the Second World War.

The navigator, Sergeant William ‘Billy’ Donnelly, suffered fatal injuries when his Wellington bomber, …

OPEC daily basket price announced

VIENNA, The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at US$59.98 a barrel on Thursday, compared with $59.79 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

The OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: …

UAE Ambassador, Panama trade official discuss cooperation

PANAMA CITY, Diana Salazar, Deputy Minister for International Trade Negotiations in Panama, has received Ibrahim Mohammed Al Mansouri, UAE Ambassador to Panama, at the ministry’s headquarters in Panama City.

During the meeting, Salazar and Al Mansouri discussed bilateral relations between …

IRAQ: FEMALE REPORTER WITH PARAMILITARY KILLED

A female reporter working for paramilitary Hashd Shaabi brigade was killed on Thursday in Iraq’s western province of Anbar, the Iraqi military said.

Rana al-Ajili, a reporter with the 13th Brigade of the Hashd Shaabi, was killed, and Muntadhar Adel, …

Turkey Pulling Troops Out of NATO Exercise, Erdogan Says; Stoltenberg Apologizes

Turkey is pulling 40 soldiers out of a NATO exercise in Norway, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday, after his name was included in a list of enemies on a poster at the drill, an incident that drew an apology …