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FILE - In this May, 28, 2000 file photo, Ethiopians sit under an Ethiopian flag as they watch a parade in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, marking the Ethiopian army's latest victories in the Ethiopia-Eritrea war. Qatar and the Arab nations now allied against it have made inroads in the Horn of Africa in recent years by establishing military bases now being used in the Yemen war, as well as managing ports and showering friendly nations with foreign aid. The Qatar diplomatic crisis now is shaking those East African nations amid an increasingly fierce competition for influence. (AP Photo/Pier Paolo Cito, File)
August 30, 2017 - 2:27 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Though far-removed from the Gulf, East Africa has been shaken by the Arab diplomatic crisis gripping Qatar. In recent years both Qatar and the other energy-rich nations arrayed against it have made inroads in the Horn of Africa by establishing military bases,...
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In this August 2, 2017 file photo, people picnic in the Jabal Ayoub mountains north of Salalah, Oman. The foggy monsoon season draws thousands of visitors seeking relief from high temperatures elsewhere in the Arab world. The season lasts three months, starting this year June 21. (AP Photo/Sam McNeil, File)
August 24, 2017 - 10:10 am
SALALAH, Oman (AP) — On the eastern edge of the Arabian peninsula, a region disappears under sky-wide blankets of fog as the desert blooms green. This is the Omani monsoon: a phenomenon that draws hundreds of thousands with cooler weather and stunning vistas for three months, beginning this year...
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In this August 2, 2017 file photo, people picnic in the Jabal Ayoub mountains north of Salalah, Oman. The foggy monsoon season draws thousands of visitors seeking relief from high temperatures elsewhere in the Arab world. The season lasts three months, starting this year June 21. (AP Photo/Sam McNeil, File)
August 24, 2017 - 3:00 am
SALALAH, Oman (AP) — On the eastern edge of the Arabian peninsula, a region disappears under sky-wide blankets of fog as the desert blooms green. This is the Omani monsoon: a phenomenon that draws hundreds of thousands with cooler weather and stunning vistas for three months, beginning this year...
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In this Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 photo, a worker watches a crane in the port of the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon. Markets across the Middle East are anticipating a mammoth reconstruction boom in Syria that could stimulate billions of dollars in economic activity, and Lebanon, as Syria’s neighbor, is in prime position to capture a share of that reward.(AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
August 17, 2017 - 4:17 am
TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — The port of Tripoli in northern Lebanon wants the world to know it's ready for business. British safety managers are training local hires to operate heavy machinery and Chinese technicians are running diagnostics on two new container cranes that tower over the harbor, just...
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In this Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017 photo, a worker watches a crane in the port of the northern city of Tripoli, Lebanon. Markets across the Middle East are anticipating a mammoth reconstruction boom in Syria that could stimulate billions of dollars in economic activity, and Lebanon, as Syria’s neighbor, is in prime position to capture a share of that reward.(AP Photo/Bilal Hussein)
August 17, 2017 - 2:49 am
TRIPOLI, Lebanon (AP) — The port of Tripoli in northern Lebanon wants the world to know it's ready for business. British safety managers are training local hires to operate heavy machinery and Chinese technicians are running diagnostics on two new container cranes that tower over the harbor, just...
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August 10, 2017 - 8:44 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — A nonprofit that supports National Park Service operations at Pearl Harbor said Thursday its CEO is no longer with the organization. Pacific Historic Parks didn't disclose the reasons for Ray L'Heureux's departure, saying it was a confidential personnel matter. The move came four...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, March 15, 2016, file photo, a Sri Lankan couple walk on the Galle Face green as the China Port City project is seen behind in Colombo, Sri Lanka. A Chinese company said Tuesday it will resume construction of a $1.5 billion port city project in Sri Lanka, about a year after it was suspended because of questions about its environmental impact. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File)
July 29, 2017 - 4:25 am
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government on Saturday signed a long-delayed agreement to sell a 70 percent stake in a $1.5 billion port to China in a bid to recover from the heavy burden of repaying a Chinese loan obtained to build the facility. The agreement comes after a nearly six-month...
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July 29, 2017 - 3:54 am
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government on Saturday signed a long-delayed agreement to sell a 70-percent stake in a $1.5 billion port to China in a bid to recover from the heavy burden of repaying a Chinese loan obtained to build the facility. The agreement comes after a nearly six-month...
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Trucks loaded with containers are lined up outside a terminal at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust in Mumbai, India, Thursday, June 29, 2017. Operations at a terminal at India's busiest container port have been stalled by the malicious software that suddenly burst across the world’s computer screens Tuesday, another example of the disruption that continues to be felt globally. (AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade)
June 30, 2017 - 7:28 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — Many businesses still struggled Friday to recover hopelessly scrambled computer networks, collateral damage from a massive cyberattack that targeted Ukraine three days ago. The Heritage Valley Health System couldn't offer lab and diagnostic imaging services at 14 community and...
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Containers are stacked up, Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Elizabeth, N.J., as a truck drives by at Port of Elizabeth, which reports say had trouble with a cyberattack. The dramatic data-scrambling attack that hit computers around the world Tuesday appears to be contained. But with the damage and disruption still coming into focus, security experts worry the sudden explosion of malicious software may have been more sinister than a criminally minded shakedown of computer users. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
June 30, 2017 - 9:30 am
PARIS (AP) — Danish shipping giant A.P. Maersk-Moller says cargo terminals and port operations are returning to normal following a strikingly virulent and disruptive outbreak of malicious software. In a statement posted to its website , A.P. Maersk-Moller said Friday it is "pleased to report that...
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