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Qatar 'capable of overcoming challenges of the blockade'

Qatar 'capable of overcoming challenges of the blockade'

The minister said that Qatar's economy is strong and cohesive and capable of overcoming the challenges of the blockade it is facing.

Israel further tightens Gaza blockade over arson kites

Israel further tightens Gaza blockade over arson kites

Israel further tightened its blockade of the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, preventing fuel deliveries through its only goods crossing with the Palestinian enclave after scores of kites carried firebombs across the border to burn Israeli farmland.

UAE denial on deportation of Qatari citizens 'misleading'

UAE denial on deportation of Qatari citizens 'misleading'

The statement issued by the UAE foreign ministry confirmed that the UAE authorities continue to procrastinate and mislead the international community.

English Channel crossing attempt to drive home ‘Strong Qatar’ message

English Channel crossing attempt to drive home ‘Strong Qatar’ message

A historic attempt to cross the English Channel by a team of seven Qatari athletes portrays the country’s strength and resilience of its people amid the ongoing blockade, ‘Team Qatar Channel Swim’ member Dr Mohamed al-Kuwari has said.

Qatar urges UN's top court to end UAE 'climate of fear'

Qatar urges UN's top court to end UAE 'climate of fear'

Doha is appealing to the International Court of Justice in The Hague to order emergency measures to lift restrictions imposed on Qataris in June 2017 by Abu Dhabi.

ICAO rejects siege countries' objections

ICAO rejects siege countries' objections

The Council of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has rejected the appeals submitted by the blockading countries regarding the incompetence of ICAO to consider Qatar’s complaints.

Blockade fails to stop Qatar residents from travelling

Blockade fails to stop Qatar residents from travelling

Rehan Ali Syed stressed that residents pursued their travel itineraries even when the blockade was imposed on June 5 last year.

DIFI study explores blockade impact on families in Qatar

DIFI study explores blockade impact on families in Qatar

The study assessed the impact of the blockade by some neighbouring countries imposed on Qatar on June 5, 2017.

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.

Baladna marks year of blockade at Doha Corniche

Baladna marks year of blockade at Doha Corniche

Baladna distributed fresh milk and laban products at Iftar time to the public.

End blockade now, prioritise unity, says FM

End blockade now, prioritise unity, says FM

HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani said it is also time to abandon the illusion of victory and give priority to security interests of the Middle East.

PM reviews work progress of Lusail Tram network

PM reviews work progress of Lusail Tram network

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani had a short journey on Lusail Tram, from the depot to Lusail Station.