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Saudi renews Iraq ties in bid to distance...

Saudi renews Iraq ties in bid to distance...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 27 2017

In the wake of former dictator Saddam Hussein's August 1990 invasion of Kuwait, Riyadh severed relations...

More than two months of the Qatar...

More than two months of the Qatar...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 20 2017

Below are developments in the diplomatic crisis pitting Qatar against Saudi Arabia and its allies, who...

Bangladeshis tried in UAE for involvement...

Bangladeshis tried in UAE for involvement...

Middle East

Tue, Aug 8 2017

Two Bangladeshis, along with five others, have been implicated to varying degrees in a scheme to embezzle...

Four Arab countries ready for Qatar...

Four Arab countries ready for Qatar...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 30 2017

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt and Bahrain have previously issued a list of 13 demands for Qatar, which include...

Saudi, allies unveil Qatar terrorist...

Saudi, allies unveil Qatar terrorist...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 25 2017

Tuesday's list blacklisted nine charity and media organisations and nine individuals 'directly or indirectly...

Ankara, Doha insist Turkish base will...

Ankara, Doha insist Turkish base will...

Middle East

Fri, Jul 14 2017

The crisis has put Turkey in a delicate position since Qatar is its main ally in the Gulf but Ankara...

Tillerson in Qatar as leaks spark fresh...

Tillerson in Qatar as leaks spark fresh...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 11 2017

Analysts say Tillerson's impact on the crisis largely depends on his ability to manoeuvre regional scepticism...

Out of this world? Qatar accused of...

Out of this world? Qatar accused of...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 10 2017

Social media goes otherworldly after the creation of a hashtag accusing Qatar of 'dealing with...

A crisis without end? Gulf states settle...

A crisis without end? Gulf states settle...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 9 2017

There has been much speculation that Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain will seek to push Qatar out of...

Qatar seeks 'siege' compensation for...

Qatar seeks 'siege' compensation for...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 9 2017

Qatar has said thousands of its citizens have been affected by the isolation measures in what has emerged...

The truth behind Qatar-Saudi

The truth behind Qatar-Saudi

World Tribune

Sun, Jul 9 2017

In past few days, the tensions set for new escalation as on June 5, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the UAE,...

Watch: Flying taxi service set to launch...

Watch: Flying taxi service set to launch...

Middle East

Thu, Jul 6 2017

Dubai has announced yet another pioneering initiative, but this time it's not the world's first rotating...

Qatar crisis deadline extended by 2...

Qatar crisis deadline extended by 2...

Middle East

Tue, Jul 4 2017

Qatar delivered a response to mediator Kuwait, which will be discussed by the four countries at a meeting...

Qatar dismisses Gulf demands but says...

Qatar dismisses Gulf demands but says...

World

Thu, Jun 29 2017

"we cannot ‘expel any members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard’ because there are none in Qatar"

Saudi-Qatar crisis puts Syria rebels...

Saudi-Qatar crisis puts Syria rebels...

World

Sat, Jun 17 2017

Moscow's support for regime forces led to a series of setbacks for the rebels, including their landmark...

Qatar's migrant workers on Gulf crisis...

Qatar's migrant workers on Gulf crisis...

Middle East

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Although Qatari officials have, so far, confidently shrugged off the economic impact of isolation, that...

Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism...

Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism...

World

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Qatar dismissed allegations of support for Islamist militancy on Friday after four Arab states, which...

Qatar crisis: Bangladeshi expats fear...

Qatar crisis: Bangladeshi expats fear...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Jun 7 2017

Seven countries, led by Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, on Monday severed ties with Qatars, accusing it of...

UAE bans expressions of sympathy toward...

UAE bans expressions of sympathy toward...

World

Wed, Jun 7 2017

On top of a possible jail term, offenders would also be hit with a fine of at least 500,000 dirhams,...

Kuwait seeks to mediate Arab crisis...

Kuwait seeks to mediate Arab crisis...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 6 2017

The United Arab Emirates said Qatar needed to carry out specific confidence-building measures and change...

Q&A: What is happening with Qatar?

Q&A: What is happening with Qatar?

Middle East

Tue, Jun 6 2017

A breakdown of the latest diplomatic crisis and what it means for the region