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Back in Bahrain

Having joined the Cardigan Bay in Bahrain, we were to spend a lot of time alongside here. That included a month in ASRY, the Arabian Ship Repair Yard undergoing maintenance and annual certification. 108 more words

Port Visits

Why we are still in Iraq in 2018

Why is the United States Army still in Iraq in 2018?

Because about a dozen Islamic State terrorists “invaded” in a used pickup truck and the Iraqi Army, all 100,000 plus strong ran away back to Baghdad. 182 more words

World Affairs

Gulf Times: QNL launches Traditional Gulf Architecture Week

Gulf Times: QNL launches Traditional Gulf Architecture Week. “During the week, expert panellists will explore the Arabian Gulf’s architectural identity and its wider cultural and economic history through the story of its traditional architecture from the 1700s to the 1960s. 35 more words

Around The Search & Social Media World

Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa Sea & Spa - The Perfect Beach Picnic

Took advantage of the warm and sunny weather this weekend, and opted for a picturesque and secluded picnic at Sofitel Bahrain Zallaq Thalassa sea & spa… 690 more words

Events & Experiences

Gulf Times: QNL, British Library sign agreement for digitisation

Gulf Times: QNL, British Library sign agreement for digitisation. “Qatar Foundation vice chairperson and CEO HE Sheikha Hind bint Hamad al-Thani and the British Library chief executive Roly Keating on Tuesday signed an agreement that will see Qatar National Library (QNL) begin Phase 3 of its partnership with the British Library. 25 more words

Tweaks & Updates


And the door opened and I was happy to see familiar faces…I was at my second home, the house of good friends.  You know, the kind of friends who become family. 185 more words