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Weather Alert: U.S. Embassy Muscat, Oman (May 27, 2018)

Embassy of the United States of America Muscat, Sultanate of Oman Weather Alert: U.S. Embassy Muscat, Oman (May 27, 2018) Location: Southern Oman, Dhofar Governorate. Event: Following Tropical Cyclone Mekunu, the Government of Oman (GoO) has reported extensive damage to infrastructure in and around Salalah and other affected parts of southern Oman. In response, the GoO has declared a three-day ...
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Weather Alert: U.S Embassy Muscat, Oman (May 25, 2018)

Location: Southern Oman; possible heavy rains country-wide. Event: According to the Government of Oman, Tropical Cyclone Mekunu is currently projected to make landfall in southern Oman in the late afternoon hours of May 25 or early morning May 26. Residents of coastal areas in and around Salalah have been evacuated further inland. Expect heavy rains ...
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Weather Alert: U.S. Embassy Muscat, Oman

Embassy of the United States of America Muscat, Sultanate of Oman Location: Southern Oman; possible heavy rains country-wide. Event: There is a cyclone system developing in the Arabian Sea. The storm is currently expected to make landfall in southern Oman in the late evening hours of May 25 or early morning May 26. Expect heavy rains ...
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Presidential Message on Ramadan

With the rising of tonight’s moon, I send my greetings and best wishes to all Muslims observing Ramadan in the United States and around the world. During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims commemorate the revelation of the Quran to the prophet Muhammad through fellowship and prayer.  Many observe this holy time by fasting, performing ...
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