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Mar 17 2022 AOS

Two British-Iranians who were detained in Iran for half a decade have been released. Oman's Foreign Minister, HE Sayyid Badr Albusaidi, had a key role in the negotiations. Oman was thanked by the UK g...
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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe and Anoosheh Ashoori Released from Iran via Oman

Feb 16 2022 AOS

The Society is sad to pass on the news of the death, in Muscat, of Air Vice-Marshal Sir Erik Bennett, formerly Commander of the Sultan of Oman’s Air Force. Sir Erik was for many years staunch in his s...
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Condolences on Sir Erik Bennett Passing

Dec 01 2021 AOS

AOS: Ali, thank you so much for answering some questions with us today. Could you start by telling us a bit about yourself. I am Ali Al Yaaqubi and I work as a Communications Advisor at bp. I joine...
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Ali Al Yaaqubi

Nov 09 2021 AOS

The AOS team had the pleasure of visiting David at his new place of work - the beauitful Stansted Park estate. Stansted Park has been visited by numerous monarchs throughout the years, Henry II in 117...
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Stansted Park - Society Visit

Oct 20 2021 AOS

In her essay, Rhea Toraskar aims to analyse the risks to Oman's independent foreign policy, and the diplomatic, defence, and economic strategies His Majesty Sultan Haitham should use to preserve such ...
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Essay on Oman wins the 2021 Governor's Research Project Prize

Oct 14 2021 AOS

This week we had the pleasure of getting to know Dr Rumaitha Al Hosni, Extraordinary Junior Research Fellow in Physiology at Queen's College Oxford. Rumaitha spent the first 15 years of her life in th...
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Dr Rumaitha Al Hosni - Extraordinary Junior Research Fellow in Physiology

Sep 30 2021 AOS

A sculpture of the Oman Botanic Garden features at the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition with AR technology!...
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The Oman Botanic Garden Sculpture at the Royal Academy

Sep 28 2021 AOS

Read about the Anglo-Omani Society's visit to Hanan Sultan's exhibition this weekend....
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Hanan Sultan’s beautiful designs reimagine the Omani Kumma