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Emir meets US Congressmen; talks focus on ties, GCC crisis

Emir meets US Congressmen; talks focus on ties, GCC crisis

The meeting focused on reviewing bilateral ties and the means to enhance them in different fields in order to serve joint interests.

Trump 'demanded quick end to Gulf rift in call to Saudi King'

Trump 'demanded quick end to Gulf rift in call to Saudi King'

Donald Trump wants the rift healed to restore unity among Arab Gulf states and present a united front against Iran, said the officials.

Qatar never a supporter of terrorism, Emir tells Trump

Qatar never a supporter of terrorism, Emir tells Trump

His Highness the Emir explained that Qatar cooperates with the United States of America to stop the funding of terrorism around the region.

Court probes Catalan independence activists for 'terrorism'

Court probes Catalan independence activists for 'terrorism'

At least one woman was arrested Tuesday for ‘rebellion’ and ‘terrorism’ in a probe of pro-independence activists in Catalonia who have staged protests such as road blockades, the interior minister said.

Islamic State claims attack on Christian family in Pakistan

Islamic State claims attack on Christian family in Pakistan

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for killing four members of a Christian family in southwestern Pakistan.

'Qatar dealing firmly with terrorism'

'Qatar dealing firmly with terrorism'

Qatar is dealing firmly with the phenomenon of terrorism by issuing legislation to tackle it and enhance the country's co-operation internationally in this direction, National Counter-terrorism Committee Chairman, Major General Abdulaziz Abdullah al-Ansari, has reaffirmed.

Conference on combating terrorism begins on Monday

Conference on combating terrorism begins on Monday

The conference is being held under the patronage of HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani, who is also chairman of the Supreme Council of Police College.

Italian police arrest Moroccan planning truck attack

Italian police arrest Moroccan planning truck attack

Italian anti-terrorism police on Wednesday arrested an Italian citizen of Moroccan origin who they said was an Islamic State sympathiser planning a truck attack.

Qatar outlines its efforts in fight against terrorism

Qatar outlines its efforts in fight against terrorism

The announcement comes in accordance with Decree Law No. 11 of 2017, which amends certain provisions of Law No. 3 of 2004 on Combating Terrorism.

Foreign Minister meets French senate panel chief

Foreign Minister meets French senate panel chief

The Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has met with President of the French Senate friendship group with the Gulf countries Jean-Marie Bockel.

Maldives ex-leader Gayoom charged with terrorism

Maldives ex-leader Gayoom charged with terrorism

Eighty-year-old Gayoom and ten others -- including the sacked chief justice Abdulla Saeed -- were charged under state of emergency laws imposed in the paradise tourist island last month.

Qatar, Nato sign agreement on military co-operation

Qatar, Nato sign agreement on military co-operation

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg witnessed the signing of the agreement between the Government of Qatar, represented by the Qatari Armed Forces, and Nato.