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Qatar Launches Wide-Ranging WTO Complaint Against Trade Boycott - U.S. News & World Report;

Qatar Launches Wide-Ranging WTO Complaint Against Trade Boycott - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportQatar Launches Wide-Ranging WTO Complaint Against Trade BoycottU.S. News & World ReportMen stand near an artwork depicting Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani after it was unveiled by Qatar Airways in Doha, Qatar, July 13, 2017. REUTERS/Naseem Zeitoon Reuters. By Tom Miles. GENEVA (Reuters) - Qatar filed a wide-ranging ...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 »

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 »

Hajj: Saudi's duty and right - The National;

Hajj: Saudi's duty and right - The National

The NationalHajj: Saudi's duty and rightThe NationalCriticism of the management of the sites or the Hajj pilgrimage would be to challenge Saudi Arabia on what it views as both its duty and its right. Naser Al Wasmi. July 31, 2017. Updated: July 31, 2017 11:33 PM. 0. shares. Twitter · Facebook · Google ...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 »

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 launches WTO complaint against trade boycott - Fox Business

Qatar launches WTO complaint against trade boycottFox BusinessQatar filed a wide-ranging legal complaint at the World Trade Organization on Monday to challenge a trade boycott by Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and United Arab Emirates, Qatar's WTO representative Ali Alwaleed al-Thani told Reuters. Continue Reading Below.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 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 »

Iran flies first group of pilgrims since Saudi row - Payvand

Iran flies first group of pilgrims since Saudi rowPayvandIran flies a first group of its pilgrims for Hajj in Saudi Arabia since the kingdom ruptured diplomatic ties with the Islamic Republic and withheld cooperation towards enabling Iranians to partake in the rituals. An Iranian Hajj pilgrim departing ...and more »

Qatar Embassy, Al Jazeera Refute Reports of Alleged Bribes to Russian Media - Sputnik International;

Qatar Embassy, Al Jazeera Refute Reports of Alleged Bribes to Russian Media - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalQatar Embassy, Al Jazeera Refute Reports of Alleged Bribes to Russian MediaSputnik InternationalEmbassy of Qatar in Russia and the Managing Director of the Qatari Al Jazeera broadcaster Yasser Abuhilala refuted reports published on a fake website saying that Qatari ambassador allegedly accused Russian journalists of receiving bribes from Saudi ...and more »

North Field gas keeps Qatar crisis stalemated: Fuel for Thought - Platts (blog)

North Field gas keeps Qatar crisis stalemated: Fuel for ThoughtPlatts (blog)The world's largest gas field is at the nexus of a political stalemate between Qatar and three of its immediate Arab neighbors in the Persian Gulf region—Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and the UAE, along with Saudi ally Egypt. Qatar's huge offshore gas and ...and more »

Arab quartet reinstates 13 demands for Qatar dialogue - Business Standard

Arab quartet reinstates 13 demands for Qatar dialogueBusiness StandardThe Saudi Arabia-led Arab alliance which severed diplomatic relations with Qatar has insisted that Doha must meet a list of 13 demands before talks to resolve the Gulf region crisis could start. "We reiterate the importance of Qatar's compliance with ...and more »

Chinese hajj pilgrims arrive in Saudi Arabia - Global Times

Chinese hajj pilgrims arrive in Saudi ArabiaGlobal TimesA total of 284 Chinese Muslim hajj pilgrims from Southwest China's Yunnan Province reportedly arrived at the Medina Airport in Medina, Saudi Arabia in a chartered flight on Sunday. The group is the first batch of Chinese Muslim pilgrims sent to Islamic ...and more »

Saudi Arabia says Qatar calls for internationalisation of Hajj pilgrimage 'a declaration of war' - Daily Pakistan;

Saudi Arabia says Qatar calls for internationalisation of Hajj pilgrimage 'a declaration of war' - Daily Pakistan

Daily PakistanSaudi Arabia says Qatar calls for internationalisation of Hajj pilgrimage 'a declaration of war'Daily PakistanMANAMA –The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) considers Qatar's demands for an internationalisation of the Hajj pilgrimage a declaration of war against the Kingdom, Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said on Sunday. Speaking to Al Arabiya and Al Hadath TV ...and more »

Doha refuses to comply with demands of four Arab countries - AzerNews;

Doha refuses to comply with demands of four Arab countries - AzerNews

AzerNewsDoha refuses to comply with demands of four Arab countriesAzerNewsEgypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain that have cut ties with Qatar announced that they were ready for talks to tackle the dispute if Doha showed willingness to deal with their demands. The foreign ministers of four Arab ...and more »

Arab quartet reinstates 13 demands to talk with Qatar - Xinhua

Arab quartet reinstates 13 demands to talk with QatarXinhuaMANAMA, July 31 (Xinhua) -- The Saudi Arabia-led Arab alliance which severed diplomatic relations with Qatar insisted on Sunday that Doha must meet a list of 13 demands before talks to resolve the Gulf region crisis could start. "We reiterate the ...and more »

'Declaration of WAR' Qatar and Saudi Arabia in furious row over Hajj pilgrimage - Express.co.uk;

'Declaration of WAR' Qatar and Saudi Arabia in furious row over Hajj pilgrimage - Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk'Declaration of WAR' Qatar and Saudi Arabia in furious row over Hajj pilgrimageExpress.co.ukSAUDI Arabia has labelled Qatar's criticism of access restrictions during the Hajj pilgrimage as a “declaration of war” as the diplomatic row in the Middle East threatens to boil over. By Sofia Petkar. PUBLISHED: 13:44, Mon, Jul 31, 2017 | UPDATED: 16 ...and more »

Qatar has wilfully crossed a red line - gulfnews.com;

Qatar has wilfully crossed a red line - gulfnews.com

gulfnews.comQatar has wilfully crossed a red linegulfnews.comThere are red lines in any political discourse between nations, societies and cultures. And in the Muslim world, the role of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as the custodian of the two Holy Mosques is a cornerstone, a foundation that is undeniable ...and more »

Gulf States Say Talks With Qatar Are Possible if Demands Are Met - World Politics Review

Gulf States Say Talks With Qatar Are Possible if Demands Are MetWorld Politics Review(DW) — Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates said on Sunday they were willing to hold discussions with Qatar to mend ties but only if it showed willingness to change course and comply with their demands. Foreign ministers of the ...and more »