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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.

  Goods from siege countries must undergo proper customs procedures

Goods from siege countries must undergo proper customs procedures

On 5 June 2017, the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Eygpt unexpectedly announced that they would close its land and sea borders, as well as its airports, territory and airspace, to goods destined for Qatar.

UN special rapporteurs urge siege nations to stop violations

UN special rapporteurs urge siege nations to stop violations

The United Nations said on its official website that six special rapporteurs of its Human Rights Council had sent official letters to three countries of the blockade — Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain — monitoring all violations committed by each country, based on reports received

Iraq surprised at UAE allegation against Qatar

Iraq surprised at UAE allegation against Qatar

A spokesperson for the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the Popular Mobilisation Forces (Al Hashd al-Shaabi) is an integral and inseparable part of the national security system.

Qatar informs UN council of UAE airspace violation

Qatar informs UN council of UAE airspace violation

The message described the incident as a severe violation of international law, highlighting the UAE's continued violation of Qatari sovereignty that could escalate tension in the region.

Bomb attack on military kitchen in Yemen kills four

Bomb attack on military kitchen in Yemen kills four

It was the second attack of its kind targeting security forces in the city, where UAE forces from the Saudi-led coalition that has been operating in Yemen since 2015 hold sway.

Qatar Petroleum signs oilfield agreement with Abu Dhabi

Qatar Petroleum signs oilfield agreement with Abu Dhabi

Saad Sherida al-Kaabi said "We are delighted to sign this concession agreement, which will ensure the continued development and operation of the Al-Bunduq oil field for many years to come."

Bahrain paid for subversive operations in Qatar in 1996

Bahrain paid for subversive operations in Qatar in 1996

Al Jazeera Arabic Television telecast yesterday the second part of the investigative documentary 'Qatar 96', revealing the roles played by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt in the failed coup attempt against the government in Doha in 1996.

Qatar informs UN of three air violations by UAE, Bahrain

Qatar informs UN of three air violations by UAE, Bahrain

Qatar has informed the UN Security Council and the UN Secretary-General of three violations of Qatar's airspace by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Kingdom of Bahrain.

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

A former teacher at the Duchess of Cambridge’s old public school has been jailed in the United Arab Emirates for sending ‘an electronic insult’ on social media.

'UAE lobbied for Tillerson removal'

'UAE lobbied for Tillerson removal'

The BBC has obtained leaked emails that show a lobbying effort to get US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sacked for failing to support the United Arab Emirates against Qatar.

Trump to meet Gulf leaders to end GCC crisis

Trump to meet Gulf leaders to end GCC crisis

Senior Qatari , Saudi and Emirati leaders will meet with US President Donald Trump in the next couple of months, US officials said, amid efforts by Washington to try to resolve a dispute between the Gulf neighbors.