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Report: Arab states expected to impose more sanctions on Qatar - The Jerusalem Post

Diplomatic efforts led by Kuwait and involving the United States and Turkey have failed to end the row. By REUTERS. July 30, 2017 10:22. 1 minute read. > A month into the Qatar crisis, the sides are at an impasse. Share on facebook. Share on twitter ...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 »

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 »

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 »

Economic War Against Qatar Backfires On Saudi Arabia And United Arab Emirates - HuffPost

The pampered petro-states of Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates expected a quick victory after imposing a quasi-blockade on neighboring Qatar. Past crises in relations had been peacefully resolved, but this time Qatar's antagonists demanded its ...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's Call For Internationalization of Holy Sites is 'Declaration of War', Says Saudi Arabia - India.com

Riyadh, July 30: Issuing a stern statement on Sunday, Saudi Arabia said the demand of Qatar to internationalize the Hajj pilgrimage sites amounted to 'declaration of war'. The Kingdom's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said such a call would evoke ...and more »

Qatar accuses Saudi Arabia of politicising Hajj - Aljazeera.com

Qatar has accused Saudi Arabia of politicising 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 »

The Gulf Crisis: A Lesson In Reputation Management - HuffPost

Lurking below the surface of the Gulf crisis, are rival, yet troubled, attempts by Qatar and its detractors to use sports to boost soft power and/or launder tarnished images of their autocracies. Ironically, the crisis threatens to have levelled the ...and more »

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

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 four Arab ...and more »