United Arab Emirates

Qatar ships LNG to UAE after pipeline outage: Report

Pipeline failure in Qatar resulted in disruption of LNG supplies to UAE, which Doha backed up with ships, Reuters says.

Qatar ships LNG to UAE after Dolphin pipeline outage: Report

Middle East

US warns airliners flying over Gulf amid Iran tensions

FAA notice says commercial aircraft flying over the Gulf face potential risk of 'miscalculation or misidentification'.

US warns airliners flying over Gulf of 'misidentification'

Iran

Gulf uncertainty reigns amid Iran-US showdown

Oil attacks haven't been catastrophic but certainly demonstrate how vulnerable alternate energy transport paths are.

Gulf uncertainty reigns amid Iran-US showdown

Yemen

Yemen's capital pounded by Saudi-UAE air strikes

At least six civilians killed and dozens wounded as coalition jets strike residential areas in the capital.

Inside Story

Could tension in Gulf escalate into an open conflict?

Houthi rebels attack Saudi oil facilities over 'aggression' in Yemen as Middle East tensions continue to rise.

Iran

Are tensions between US, Gulf allies and Iran coming to a head?

Analysts warn action needs to be taken over deepening tensions between the United States and Iran in the Gulf.

Are tensions between US, Gulf allies and Iran coming to a head?

Iran

Iran suggests oil attacks orchestrated to spark conflict

FM Javad Zarif says his country anticipated 'activities to escalate tension' by 'hardliners' in the US and Middle East.

Iran

What we know about the 'sabotage' attacks off UAE's coast

Claims of attacks on commercial ships off UAE's Fujairah add to mounting tensions in the Gulf.

What we know about the 'sabotage' attacks off UAE's coast

Iran

US military probes oil tanker 'sabotage' off UAE coast

Incident comes amid growing tensions in the Gulf and a war of words between the United States and Iran.

Middle East

Initial US investigation 'blames Iran for UAE ship attacks'

A US official says Iran is suspected of involvement in attacks on oil tankers off the UAE coast but has no evidence yet.

Inside Story

Who can secure shipping lines in the Gulf?

There is growing alarm in the Gulf region after ships are attacked off the coast of the United Arab Emirates.

United Arab Emirates

Two Saudi oil tankers among 'sabotaged' ships off UAE coast

Saudi Arabia's energy minister says two Saudi oil tankers hit in 'sabotage attack' off UAE have 'significant damage'.

United Arab Emirates

UAE says four ships subjected to 'sabotage' off east coast

Foreign ministry doesn't name who was responsible but warns the incident constitutes a 'serious development'.

UAE says four ships subjected to 'sabotage' off east coast

Yemen

Yemen government says UAE sending separatist fighters to Socotra

Critics say it's an attempt to undermine the local government and ultimately annex the Yemeni island, but the UAE denies the charge.

Qatar

Qatar and UAE go head-to-head at The Hague

Three days of hearings at the International Court of Justice have centred around Doha's blocking of a UAE visa website.

'Violence and hatred': Qatar and UAE go head-to-head at The Hague