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Qatar files complaint against UAE and Saudi Arabia

Qatar files complaint against UAE and Saudi Arabia

Qatar has filed a complaint under a UN anti-racism treaty against two of the countries which have been blockading it for a year.

Moroccan minister resigns over consumer boycott move

Moroccan minister resigns over consumer boycott move

A Moroccan government minister will resign after coming under pressure for showing sympathy with workers hit by a consumer boycott campaign targeting some of the country's top brands, his party said on Wednesday.

QNA returns to Twitter a year after hacking

QNA returns to Twitter a year after hacking

Qatar's state-run news agency was back on Twitter on Monday for the first time since its hacked website carried controversial comments attributed to His Highness the Amir.

Researchers to boycott South Korean university over AI weapons work

Researchers to boycott South Korean university over AI weapons work

Over 50 top artificial intelligence researchers on Wednesday announced a boycott of KAIST, South Korea's top university, after it opened what they called an AI weapons lab with one of South Korea's largest companies.

HRW blasts Bahrain for rights abuse, praises Qatar

HRW blasts Bahrain for rights abuse, praises Qatar

The huge 643-page report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) came seven months after Bahrain joined a Saudi-led blockade of Qatar which continues to divide the Gulf region.

Qatar asks WTO to adjudicate on UAE trade dispute

Qatar asks WTO to adjudicate on UAE trade dispute

The filing for adjudication followed as the UAE refused to take part in talks to find a solution to the complaint filed by Qatar on July 31.

Saudi-led bloc modifies demands to end crisis

Saudi-led bloc modifies demands to end crisis

After finding there are no takers for the 13-point list of demands submitted by the four Arab nations blockading Qatar, they are now asking Doha to accept 'six broad principles' to end the Gulf crisis.

Tillerson faces tough Gulf talks on ending Qatar boycott

Tillerson faces tough Gulf talks on ending Qatar boycott

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faces an uphill task in persuading four Arab states to end a boycott of Qatar in talks after the four labelled a US-Qatar terrorism financing accord an inadequate response to their concerns.

Qatar says exports, including LNG, not affected by boycott

Qatar says exports, including LNG, not affected by boycott

Qatar's exports to Japan, India, South Korea and China have not been affected by a boycott of Doha by four Arab states, Minister of Energy and Industry HE Dr Mohamed bin Saleh al-Sada said.

US State Department questions Gulf motives on Qatar boycott

US State Department questions Gulf motives on Qatar boycott

The US State Department bluntly questioned on Tuesday the motives of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for their boycott of Doha, saying it was "mystified" the Gulf states had not released their grievances over Qatar.

It's 'illegal siege', not 'boycott': Qatar

It's 'illegal siege', not 'boycott': Qatar

The Director of Information Office at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed Qatar's surprise at describing the move by Saudi Arabia and Bahrain to cut off diplomatic and economic relations with Qatar ...

JNU students boycott classes; protests spread

JNU students boycott classes; protests spread

Violent scenes at Delhi court where student charged with sedition was due to appear