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Doha: The State of Qatar condemned the missile attacks that targeted a number of populated cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Sunday. ... to prioritize the national interest and engage in a comprehensive positive dialogue in order to end this useless war and restore stability to Yemen and the region.
Doha: The State of Qatar condemned the missile attacks that targeted a number of populated cities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Sunday. ... to prioritize the national interest and engage in a comprehensive positive dialogue in order to end this useless war and restore stability to Yemen and the region.

MOSCOW, March 26 (Reuters) - Qatar Airways announced plans on Monday to buy a 25 percent stake in Russia'sVnukovo Airport, the third-largest in the ... Russia is supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in his war against rebel fighters, some of whom are backed by Turkey, an ally of Qatar. ...
Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) - A Qatari newspaper has claimed that the Turkish army set up 19 military barracks and deployed tanks inside Iraqi territories to face the threat of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) fighters. The London-based Al-Araby Al-Jadeed paper quoted a local source as saying on Monday ... Turkey

Baghdad (Iraqinews.com) - A Qatari newspaper has claimed that the Turkish army set up 19 military barracks and deployed tanks inside Iraqi territories to face the threat of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) fighters. The London-based Al-Araby Al-Jadeed paper quoted a local source as saying on Monday ... Turkey
A top fundraiser for President Donald Trump received millions of dollars from a political adviser to the United Arab Emirates last April, just weeks before he began handing out a series of large political donations to U.S. lawmakers considering legislation targeting Qatar, the UAE's chief rival in the Persian ... Turkey
The U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) on Sunday denied reports it was leaving the Incirlik base in southern Turkey's Adana province and the Al Udeid base in Qatar. “The U.S. is not leaving Incirlik Air Base in Turkey, nor is the U.S. leaving Al Udeid AB, Qatar. These reports are false and without merit,” ... Turkey
The visit also emphasizes the strength of Qatari-Russian relations,” the Ambassador said. He added that the visit will provide opportunity to both leaders to exchange views and ideas on various crises and regional issues “especially the Palestinian and the Syrian issue” and the ongoing war in Yemen and ... Turkey
The men chosen would go on to staff their bureaucracies with lower-level officers, many of them veterans of the Iraq war, giving the Trump administration a more ..... In the first week of the crisis, Mattis spoke by phone with the United States ambassador in Qatar, Dana Shell Smith, multiple times, she told me. Turkey
Qatari Foreign Minister's Special Envoy on Counterterrorism and Mediation in Disputes' Settlements H E Ambassador Dr Mutlaq bin Majed Al Qahtani ... Qatar further stressed that the real war on terror is not the defeat of ISIS in Iraq and Syria militarily, it is to establish social norms to ensure peaceful ... Turkey
Qatari Foreign Minister's Special Envoy on Counterterrorism and Mediation in Disputes' settlements ambassador Dr Mutlaq bin Majed al-Qahtani headed the ... Qatar further stressed that the real war on terror is not the defeat of ISIS in Iraq and Syria militarily, it is to establish social norms to ensure peaceful ... Turkey
Images have surfaced on social media showing cars with Saudi number plates in London vandalised with graffiti, ahead of the third anniversary of the Saudi-led offensive in Yemen, which was marked on Monday. Cars were sprayed with messages such as "war" and "Ya Ali" as they were left parked in the ... Turkey
Five days before his visit to Moscow, Sheikh Tamim met with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in Qatar where they discussed the possible export of Qatari liquified gas to Ukraine. Since the fallout with Moscow over the annexation of Crimea and the war in the Donbass region, Kiev has been trying to ... Turkey
Qatar renewed its full support to the Palestinian people for self-determination and the restoration of all their legitimate rights, foremost of which is the ... He added that the transfer of Israeli settlers to these settlements is a clear violation of the fourth Geneva Convention and is considered a war crime. Turkey
Saudi cares more about the Yemen war and the UAE cares more about Qatar, and so there's sort of a quid pro quo going there, like Saudi will help UAE going after Qatar, the UAE helps Saudi go after Yemen. So facilitating this entire thing has helped, you know, explode a cholera epidemic and mass ... Turkey

Talking to The Peninsula, Dr Rabia Al Kuwari said that the revelation of Al Jazeera regarding 1996 coup attempt against Qatar exposed the siege ... by the UAE by violating Qatar's airspace, Al Kuwari said that the aim of UAE's latest violation of Qatar's sovereignty is to create a war in the region and it is a ... Turkey
Still in the grips of a simmering diplomatic spat with its neighbors, and under a physical and economic blockade, Qatar expects the vessel, along with four other Italian-made corvettes, will significantly expand its naval capabilities in the region. Fincantieri offered a closer look at the designs for the Qatari ... Turkey
But he has also been criticized for aggressive foreign policy moves such as the escalation of the war in Yemen and an alleged attempt to force Lebanese Prime ... Ibish, who works for a think tank considered close to the UAE, expects the Qatari issue “to be raised by the Americans, not the Saudi side. Turkey
Though the precise contents are unknown, the memos possibly could help substantiate McCabe's assertion that he was unfairly maligned by a White House he says had declared "war" on the FBI and Mueller's investigation. They almost certainly contain, as Comey's memos did, previously undisclosed ... Turkey
The magazine further noted that “Al Jazeera, the Qatari-owned satellite behemoth, has polished the image of [Brotherhood-affiliated] anti-regime Islamists in its coverage.” The tide of the Syria war has, of course, turned in favour of the Assad regime but the Muslim Brotherhood endures with the help of Qatar ... Turkey
Qatar says Israel's blessing for the some $800 million in civilian relief funds it has funneled to the war-ravaged Gaza Strip counters suspicions it backs Hamas, ... Trump's Middle East envoy, Jason Greenblatt, who has previously promoted Israeli-Qatari cooperation on Gaza, tweeted to the conference's ... Turkey
In Focus. Qatar National Day · Gulf Crisis · Ramadan · Qatar 2022 · Syria Civil War · Jobs · Search Jobs · Advanced Search · Post Your CV · Home · News · Middle East · blog-next. Previous Post Syrians stream out of rebel-held Ghouta... blog-next. Next Post More than 3,000 Syrians leave Ghouta to. Turkey
Khalifa Al Obaidly, Director of Qatar Museums' Fire Station Artist in Residence Programme, said: “We are hugely honoured to present Laundromatat the Fire Station — a place where our residents encounter new perspectives and find inspiration in the work of well-established artists. By bringing such ... Turkey
NBC News previously reported that Qatari officials weighed speaking to Mueller during a visit to Washington earlier this year, and has now learned the information the officials wanted to share included details about Nader and Broidy working with the UAE to turn the Trump administration against Qatar, ... Turkey
The US Congress is studying the possibility of moving its al-Udeid Air Base in Qatar to another country, revealed legislative sources to Asharq Al-Awsat. ... All of these four locations had at one point in the past been used for military purposes, such as the Gulf War, war in Afghanistan and war against ISIS in ... Turkey
BEIRUT: The Syrian army and rebel groups engaged in fierce battles early on Sunday on a critical front in eastern Ghouta where government advances have in effect splintered the insurgent enclave into three, a war monitor said. More than 1,100 civilians have been killed in the onslaught on the biggest ... Turkey
Mattis's visit, his first as Pentagon chief, comes amid regional strains over the Yemen conflict and a diplomatic rift between Qatar and a bloc of countries led by Saudi Arabia ... Yemen with the various factions that are fighting there and certainly the civil war," Mattis told reporters accompanying him on the trip. Turkey
Washington, US President Donald Trump slapped steep trade tariffs on foreign steel and aluminum Thursday, drawing sharp protests from allies at home and abroad as the contentious move raised the specter of a global trade war. Signaling a sharp departure from a decades-long US-led drive for more ... Turkey
Entertainment · Hollywood · Bollywood · World Cinema · Music. In Focus. Qatar National Day · Gulf Crisis · Ramadan · Qatar 2022 · Syria Civil War · Jobs · Search Jobs · Advanced Search · Post Your CV · Home · News · Middle East · blog-next. Previous Post Turkey to set up camps for 170,000. Turkey
Dubai: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman told Egyptian media the Qatar issue was “very trivial” and that the entire population of Qatar was less than ... Regarding the war in Yemen, he said that it was nearing its end following the achievement of its goal of reinstating legitimacy in the confrontation ... Turkey
Chinese artist Ai Weiwei is taking his international campaign to express solidarity with the world's refugees to the Gulf, opening his first exhibition in the region this month in Qatar. It will include a large-scale installation Laundromat (2016), featuring a collection of thousands of items of clothing worn by ... Turkey
This handout photograph obtained March 5, 2018 courtesy of Paul G. Allen shows wreckage from the USS Lexington, a US aircraft carrier which sank during World War II, that has been found in the Coral Sea, a search team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul G. Allen announced March 5, 2018. AFP PHOTO ... Turkey
US President Donald Trump announces that the United States will impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on imported aluminum during a meeting at the White House in Washington, US, March 1, 2018. Reuters/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo ... Turkey
Assad's forces have seized over a quarter of the enclave on Damascus's eastern edges after two weeks of devastating bombardment, according to a war monitor. As the United States, Britain and France stepped up pressure on Damascus and Moscow to call off the assault, the United Nations said it plans to ... Turkey
There are at least four strong possibilities to win," Variety's awards editor Tim Gray told AFP, adding Christopher Nolan's sweeping war epic "Dunkirk" to the mix. "I'm guessing that 'The Shape of Water' will win, but that's just a guess." The 90th Academy Awards -- hosted for the second straight year by late ... Turkey
Tehran: Countries selling weapons to Saudi Arabia and its allies must answer for "war crimes" being committed in Yemen, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani told his French counterpart in a phone call on Sunday. "In Yemen we are witnessing war crimes and countries that provide weapons for Saudi Arabia ... Turkey
Qantas has its Perth to London non-stop service on sale from just $1291 return as a fare war erupts on Europe flights from Australia. The economy sale airfare is well below the normal lowest published fare of $1870 return. At these fare levels, passengers have an interesting option to gain more space ... Turkey
Currently, Qatar Airways is offering a sale on its Perth to Europe routes and has upgraded it A380 super jumbo aircraft for the Perth to Doha and London Route, starting May 1 in response to Qantas Dreamliner service. The superjumbo will replace the Boeing 777-300ER currently flying Perth-Doha. Turkey
Second, even if this claim were true, the question remains: Is Qatari aid the only way to prevent this humanitarian crisis that will supposedly lead to war? And isn't Israel capable of preventing such a crisis on its own, without requiring the services or money of Qatar? For example, couldn't Israel simply ... Turkey
US President Donald Trump announces that the United States will impose tariffs of 25 percent on steel imports and 10 percent on imported aluminum during a meeting at the White House in Washington, US, March 1, 2018. Reuters/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo ... Turkey
One of the largest investors in Apollo's real estate trust is the Qatari government's investment fund, the Qatar Investment Authority. ... The U.S. changes its political posture against Qatar at Kushner's urging, with the alarming possibility that the seemingly manufactured conflict could have escalated into war. Turkey
A Qatari diplomat has rejected claims that Doha aids Palestinian group Hamas, saying humanitarian assistance provided to Gaza is evidence of the exact ... The aid given by Qatar to Gaza helps avoid another war, a Qatari diplomat said on Thursday, adding that it was further evidence of Doha's distance ... Turkey
The four military sites had been used successfully, including during the Gulf War, the Afghan War, the Iraq War and the war against terrorist groups, including Daesh, in Iraq and Syria. Demands to transfer Al Udeid base from Doha were made following US measures taken against Qatar that included closely ... Turkey
US Secretary of Defence Jim Mattis discussed with Sultan Qaboos of Oman a number of issues, including the rift between some Arab countries and Qatar and the ongoing war in Yemen. Mr Mattis, who arrived in Afghanistan on Tuesday after official visits to Muscat and Manama, also addressed during talks ... Turkey
The Qatari hostages were suddenly valuable pawns in this geopolitical game. Qatar had powerful leverage with the rebel factions it is believed to finance, leverage that could be useful to a strategist like Suleimani. His approach in Syria had shifted as the war ground toward a bloody stalemate. By 2015 ... Turkey
The male lions were transported in metal crates on a Qatar Airways flight after leaving an animal refuge in Jordan on Sunday. ... LIONSROCK BIG CAT SANCTUARY, South Africa: Two lions rescued from neglected zoos in war zones in Iraq and Syria arrived in South Africa on Monday to live at a sanctuary ... Turkey
The increasingly competitive battle for eastbound passengers out of Ireland between the big three Middle Eastern carriers is just one small proxy in a much bigger war. That rivalry was further heightened last year when the UAE - home of Emirates and Etihad - along with Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt, ... Turkey
Saudi Arabia's sports minister has suggested that Qatar could be stripped of its right to host 2022 World Cup. ... “If found guilty of any ethical violations, the Qatari government must accept the consequences of their actions,” he added, referring to an announcement by FIFA, which is expected to come in ... Turkey


 

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