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Qatari, Saudi rulers to attend summit despite Gulf crisis

04 December, 2017

The Qatari Emir and Saudi King will both attend a crucial summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council this week, amid a Saudi-led boycott of the gas-rich emirate.

Bahrain's top Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim hospitalised

04 December, 2017

Bahrain's leading Shia cleric Sheikh Isa Qassim, a key opposition figure, has been admitted to hospital in critical condition, his family and a rights group said on Monday.

Qatari emir to attend Gulf summit despite Saudi row

03 December, 2017

Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani will attend the annual summit of Gulf Arab heads of state in Kuwait on 5 and 6 December, his defence minister has confirmed.

Qatar-based Muslim union to sue over 'terror' label

01 December, 2017

The International Union of Muslim Scholars said on Friday it would take legal action to clear its name after it was placed on a "terrorism list" by a Saudi-led bloc.

A role in search of a hero

01 December, 2017

Comment: The Arab world seems destined to continue to offer a leadership role in search of its hero, writes Robert Springborg.

Trump to meet Bahrain, Libyan figureheads for 'stability' discussions

30 November, 2017

The White House says Trump will meet with Bahrain's Crown Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa on Thursday and meet Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Sarraj the following day.

Exclusive: Riyadh agrees to attend Gulf summit in Kuwait

29 November, 2017

The summit comes at a delicate time after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt all cut ties with Qatar in June.

Saudi-Israeli intelligence-sharing brings closer relations fraught with challenges

28 November, 2017

Comment: Although still nascent, the emerging Saudi-Israeli 'alliance' is one of convenience and shared interests, writes Emile Nakhleh.

Lebanese government to survive 'if Hizballah commits to neutrality'

28 November, 2017

The Lebanese government appears likely to survive after Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri signalled he would withdraw his resignation if powerful militant group Hizballah commits to neutrality.

Saudi Arabia: Targeting scholars from Malaysia to Tunisia

28 November, 2017

Comment: Saudi Arabia's decision to ban the Qatar-based International Union of Muslim Scholars has sparked political controversy in Malaysia, Tunisia and beyond, writes James M. Dorsey.

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