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Qatar launches wide-ranging WTO complaint against trade boycott - Reuters India;

Qatar launches wide-ranging WTO complaint against trade boycott - Reuters India

Reuters IndiaQatar launches wide-ranging WTO complaint against trade boycottReuters IndiaGENEVA (Reuters) - Qatar filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organisation on Monday to challenge a trade boycott by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, the director of Qatar's WTO office Ali Alwaleed al-Thani told Reuters.and more »

The Qatar crisis two months on: a timeline - Daily News Egypt - Daily News Egypt;

The Qatar crisis two months on: a timeline - Daily News Egypt - Daily News Egypt

Daily News EgyptThe Qatar crisis two months on: a timeline - Daily News EgyptDaily News EgyptGulf countries including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Bahrain, in addition to Egypt are in a dispute with Qatar, accusing it of supporting, funding, and inciting terrorism in Arab countries. Qatar has defended its position and, in ...and more »

Qatar lodges WTO complaint over 'illegal siege' by Arab neighbours - Financial Times

Qatar lodges WTO complaint over 'illegal siege' by Arab neighboursFinancial TimesQatar 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 »

The Gulf Crisis, as Told Through Cartoons - The Atlantic;

The Gulf Crisis, as Told Through Cartoons - The Atlantic

The AtlanticThe Gulf Crisis, as Told Through CartoonsThe AtlanticLike ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. In May, on his first official trip overseas, President Donald J. Trump engaged in good-natured chinwag with Arab presidents and emirs, and even bobbed his head ...and more »

Qatar slams Saudi hajj curbs - Hong Kong Standard (press release)

Qatar slams Saudi hajj curbsHong Kong Standard (press release)Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of jeopardizing the annual hajj pilgrimage to Mecca of Qatari pilgrims by refusing to guarantee their safety. Saudi Arabia and its allies have been boycotting Qatar since June 5, accusing it of backing extremist groups ...and more »

Qatar files legal complaint at WTO over Saudi-led trade boycott - Xinhua

Qatar files legal complaint at WTO over Saudi-led trade boycottXinhuaDOHA, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Qatar filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organization on Monday to challenge a trade boycott by the Saudi-led bloc, local media reported. Saudi Arabia, together with Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) ...and more »

Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Has Declared War Over Muslim Holy Sites - Newsweek;

Saudi Arabia Says Qatar Has Declared War Over Muslim Holy Sites - Newsweek

NewsweekSaudi Arabia Says Qatar Has Declared War Over Muslim Holy SitesNewsweekSaudi Arabia has escalated its feud with Qatar by accusing the fellow oil-rich, majority-Sunni Muslim monarchy of trying to internationalize Islamic holy sites. Amid talks with regional allies Sunday, Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir ...and more »

Council of Elders joins attack on 'politicised Hajj' - The National;

Council of Elders joins attack on 'politicised Hajj' - The National

The NationalCouncil of Elders joins attack on 'politicised Hajj'The NationalDr Ali Al Nuaimi, chairman of Muslim Council of Elders, address media after a council summit in Abu Dhabi on July 31, 2017. Ravindranath K / The National. The Muslim Council of Elders warned on Monday against regional entities trying to politicise this ...and more »

Latest Saudi potshot is proof of failing blockade of Qatar - Gulf Times;

Latest Saudi potshot is proof of failing blockade of Qatar - Gulf Times

Gulf TimesLatest Saudi potshot is proof of failing blockade of QatarGulf TimesAlmost two months into the illegal political and economic blockade of Qatar, the Saudi Arabia-led quartet is running around in circles. Much like confused camels that sometimes take off in the wrong direction during a race, the bloc is exhibiting ...and more »

Qatari FM slams Saudi-led bloc's demands as violating intl law — RT News - Standard Republic (press release) (blog);

Qatari FM slams Saudi-led bloc's demands as violating intl law — RT News - Standard Republic (press release) (blog)

Standard Republic (press release) (blog)Qatari FM slams Saudi-led bloc's demands as violating intl law — RT NewsStandard Republic (press release) (blog)Qatar's foreign minister has accused the four Arab countries which have severed ties with Doha of violating international law and pursuing a policy of intransigence. It comes just a day after the foreign ministers of the four nations gathered for a ...and more »

Hosts Qatar to compete in qualifying for 2022 World Cup - Insidethegames.biz;

Hosts Qatar to compete in qualifying for 2022 World Cup - Insidethegames.biz

Insidethegames.bizHosts Qatar to compete in qualifying for 2022 World CupInsidethegames.bizQatar will be allowed to play in qualification for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, despite being the hosts of the competition. The decision was confirmed by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) as places at the 2023 Asian Cup will also be up for grabs ...and more »

Biman cancels 4 hajj flights in 2 days - The Daily Star;

Biman cancels 4 hajj flights in 2 days - The Daily Star

The Daily StarBiman cancels 4 hajj flights in 2 daysThe Daily StarBiman Bangladesh Airlines has been forced to cancel four more hajj flights scheduled for yesterday and today due to shortage of pilgrims. Earlier on Saturday and Sunday, the national airliner cancelled three dedicated hajj flights on the same ground.and more »

Qatar files legal protest with WTO to challenge trade boycott by Saudis, allies - Press TV;

Qatar files legal protest with WTO to challenge trade boycott by Saudis, allies - Press TV

Press TVQatar files legal protest with WTO to challenge trade boycott by Saudis, alliesPress TVIn this file photo, a traditional dhow floats in the Corniche Bay of Doha, Qatar, with tall buildings of the financial district in the background. (Photo by AP). Qatar has lodged a formal legal complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO) over a ...and more »

Attempt to politicise Haj 'is yet another failed manoeuvre by Qatar' - gulfnews.com;

Attempt to politicise Haj 'is yet another failed manoeuvre by Qatar' - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comAttempt to politicise Haj 'is yet another failed manoeuvre by Qatar'gulfnews.comAbu Dhabi: Qatar has repeatedly used political manoeuvres to sway the international community's attention from its support to terrorism and terrorists, analyst said yesterday. Sulaiman Al Hattlan, a Saudi writer, told Gulf News Qatar has exploited Haj ...and more »

Qatar 'files complaint' with World Trade Organization - BBC News;

Qatar 'files complaint' with World Trade Organization - BBC News

BBC NewsQatar 'files complaint' with World Trade OrganizationBBC NewsQatar is reported to have filed an official complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO), aimed at challenging an ongoing trade boycott by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates. The formal step would mark the first step in the WTO's ...and more »

Qatar files UN complaint over Saudi obstacles imposed on its Hajj pilgrims - The New Arab;

Qatar files UN complaint over Saudi obstacles imposed on its Hajj pilgrims - The New Arab

The New ArabQatar files UN complaint over Saudi obstacles imposed on its Hajj pilgrimsThe New ArabQatar has filed a complaint to the UN over restrictions imposed on Qatari pilgrims amid the diplomatic spat between the Gulf nation and a Saudi-led bloc of Arab countries. Tags: Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Hajj, human rights. Qatar has filed a complaint to ...and more »

Saudi Arabia Says Calls for Internationalization of Holy Sites 'A Declaration of War' - Voice of America;

Saudi Arabia Says Calls for Internationalization of Holy Sites 'A Declaration of War' - Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSaudi Arabia Says Calls for Internationalization of Holy Sites 'A Declaration of War'Voice of AmericaSaudi Arabia's foreign minister called Qatar's demands for an internationalization of the Muslim hajj pilgrimage a declaration of war against the kingdom, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television said on Sunday, although it was unclear whether Qatar had ...and more »

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

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

NewsweekQatar Must Use Gulf Crisis To Reform Record on Migrant RightsNewsweekThe 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 »

NHRC submits complaints on Saudi restrictions on Qatari Hajj pilgrims - The Peninsula Qatar;

NHRC submits complaints on Saudi restrictions on Qatari Hajj pilgrims - The Peninsula Qatar

The Peninsula QatarNHRC submits complaints on Saudi restrictions on Qatari Hajj pilgrimsThe Peninsula QatarDoha: The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said it has sent a letter to the U.N. special rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief on the obstacles placed by Saudi authorities in front of Qatari citizens and residents of Qatar who want to do ...and more »

GCC summer scout camp to kick-off in Oman - Times of Oman;

GCC summer scout camp to kick-off in Oman - Times of Oman

Times of OmanGCC summer scout camp to kick-off in OmanTimes of OmanThe scout camp will involve 370 scouts from the Sultanate, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain and Qatar. Photo-ONA. x. The scout camp will involve 370 scouts from the Sultanate, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the ...and more »