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Qatar makes legal complaint to WTO over Gulf trade boycott - The Guardian

Doha makes formal complaint against 'coercive attempts at economic isolation' by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and UAE. Reuters in Geneva. Mon 31 Jul 2017 13.33 EDT Last modified on Mon 31 Jul 2017 13.40 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

Gulf Crisis Exposes the Weakness of Trump's 'Unpredictability' - Chatham House

The US president's lack of interest in telegraphing his positions in advance may work in business, but it has a debilitating effect on policymaking. Jacob Parakilas. Dr Jacob Parakilas. Deputy Head, US and the Americas Programme. Peter Salisbury.and more »

Quartet stands firm on Qatar demands - The National

Sheikh Khalid said during a joint press conference that their discussion was a 'continuation of their meeting in Cairo' on July 5. The National staff. July 30, 2017. Updated: July 30, 2017 08:52 AM. 0. shares. 0. shares. x. Bahraini foreign minister ...and more »

Gulf states say talks with Qatar are possible if demands are met - Deutsche Welle

Gulf leaders in Bahrain have said talks with Qatar are possible but Doha must take demands seriously. On the sidelines, the Saudis accused Qatar of making a 'declaration of war' over holy sites. Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates ...and more »

Qatar takes complaint of 'illegal siege' to WTO - Financial Times

Qatar has lodged a formal complaint with the World Trade Organisation against the “illegal siege” imposed by four Arab neighbours that have accused the Gulf state of sponsoring terrorism. The complaint, lodged with the WTO's dispute-settlement body, ...and more »

Qatar Says Saudi Rulers Politicizing Hajj - Financial Tribune

Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of politicizing the hajj, claiming Riyadh has imposed restrictions on Qatari nationals planning to travel to Mecca for the annual Muslim pilgrimage. Qatar's National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) said on Saturday that ...and more »

Qatar Seeks UN Help in Dispute With Saudi-Led Alliance - Financial Tribune

“It's all about violation of international law and infringing the sovereignty of the state of Qatar,” Sheikh Mohammed told reporters at the UN on Thursday. “This is the right place where we have to start to seek our options” to find a legal solution ...and more »

Gulf crisis derails hajj plans for Qataris - Aljazeera.com

Some Qatari nationals have had their hajj plans derailed amid a Saudi-led blockade, which has prevented local companies from making the necessary arrangements for the annual pilgrimage. Qataris were not banned from performing the hajj, but companies ...and more »

Qatar Must Use Gulf Crisis To Reform Record on Migrant Rights - Newsweek

The Gulf crisis that erupted in early June, with Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain announcing an immediate restriction of relations with Qatar, more recently has turned into a very public war of words, with political arguments being played out through ...and more »

Arab states refrain from waging more crippling sanctions against Qatar - Business Insider

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Four Arab states that cut ties with Qatar are refraining for now from imposing more punitive measures against the Gulf state. FILE PHOTO - Bahrain Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa speaks during the ...and more »