Businesses, including courier service FedEx, budget air carrier JetBlue and hotel giant Wyndham, oppose calls from Delta, American Airlines and United to renegotiate the open skies agreements with Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.
The United Arab Emirates investigation into the 2016 Emirates crash in Dubai is focusing on pilot actions and has identified ways that air traffic control and flight crews can communicate better, an interim report said on Sunday.
Qatar prides itself of having no political prisoners while the prisons of the blockading countries are full of them, HE Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah, President of Abdullah Bin Hamad Al-Attiyah International Foundation for Energy and Sustainable Development, has said.
Many countries, including those in the Arab world, have laws on media freedom and journalists’ rights but these are not implemented, a senior official of Al Jazeera Media Network has said.
Officials of Qatar's Interior Ministry on Thursday said they have evidence to prove the cyberattack on the country's official media originated from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
The National Human Rights Committee has reported that it has identified a number of violations committed by United Arab of Emirates institutions against Qatari investors and residents in Qatar and those who own properties in the UAE.
The United Arab Emirates orchestrated the hacking of a Qatari government news site in late May in order to plant a false story with incendiary quotes attributed to His Highness the Emir, a report in The Washington Post said.
Qatar said it believed a media report citing US officials had revealed the responsibility of the United Arab Emirates in an alleged hack on its state news agency in late May which helped spark a diplomatic rift.
Officials from the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) on Monday met with a delegation from Human Rights Watch (HRW), the latest in the NHRC's efforts in explaining the legal and humanitarian consequences resulting from the severing of ties and the siege imposed by Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain