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Yemen to probe alleged interrogation abuses by UAE, US

24 June, 2017

Yemen’s internationally-recognised government on Saturday ordered an investigation into reports that US military interrogators worked with forces from the United Arab Emirates who are accused of

Egypt MP: Happy Eid to all Muslims countries…except Qatar

24 June, 2017

An Egyptian member of parliament has extended greetings to Muslims around the world for the Eid al-Fitr feast with the exception of Qatar and Turkey.

Most Muslim countries to celebrate Eid al-Fitr on Sunday

24 June, 2017

The Eid al-Fitr feast marking the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan is to start on Sunday in Saudi Arabia and neighbouring Gulf States, religious authorities announced.

UAE threatens Qatar to take list of demands 'seriously'

23 June, 2017

The UAE has threatened Qatar to take a list of harsh demands drawn up by its neighbours seriously or the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf would turn into a "divorce".

Saudi-UAE demands challenge the fundamentals of international relations

23 June, 2017

Comment: The Saudi-UAE list of demands would effectively place Qatar under guardianship, and undermine the principle of freedom of expression and national sovereignty, writes James Dorsey.

Qatar condemns UAE media for airing 'tortured' officer's confession

23 June, 2017

Qatar has condemned Emirati media for broadcasting what it says is a coerced confession of a Qatari intelligence officer, who was arrested for "plotting to slander" the UAE.

Saudi-led anti-Qatar alliance 'to punish Turkey for backing Doha'

23 June, 2017

A Saudi-led alliance against Qatar is planning to slap economic sanctions on Turkey for its support for Doha during the ongoing diplomatic crisis, diplomatic sources have said.

Anti-Qatar alliance wants to 'replace the regime' warns ambassador

23 June, 2017

Qatar's ambassador to Moscow Fahad al-Attiya says the campaign against his country aims to replace the current regime with one controlled by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates.

Saudi Arabia delivers 'list of demands' to Qatar

23 June, 2017

Saudi Arabia and allies boycotting Qatar have issued a list of demands that includes shutting down the Doha-based al Jazeera channel and cutting diplomatic ties to Iran.

Qatar Airways seeks 10 percent stake in American Airlines

22 June, 2017

Qatar Airways has notified American Airlines of its intention to buy a 10 percent stake in the US carrier, which confirmed the move Thursday.

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