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NHRC chief briefs Italian MPs on effects of unjust siege

NHRC chief briefs Italian MPs on effects of unjust siege

Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri presented a detailed explanation of the grave and growing humanitarian consequences caused by the siege imposed by the Saudi-led bloc.

QFSW receives 855 affected citizens from siege countries

QFSW receives 855 affected citizens from siege countries

The Qatar Foundation for Social Work (QFSW) has announced that it has received more than 855 beneficiaries of nationals from the siege countries since the beginning of the siege until the end of August.

'Siege countries' intentions were unclear during Riyadh summit'

'Siege countries' intentions were unclear during Riyadh summit'

Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim bin Jabor al-Thani said that the fabricated statement (attributed to the Emir) on May 25 was to justify a certain thing, noting that he does not want to enter into its details.

NHRC chief urges EU to put pressure on siege countries

NHRC chief urges EU to put pressure on siege countries

Al-Marri urged the European Parliament MPs to send a fact-finding mission and submit a report to the European Union on the humanitarian crisis due to the blockade.

US irritated by siege countries' stance against Qatar: analyst

US irritated by siege countries' stance against Qatar: analyst

US political analyst Giorgio Cafiero said Washington is coming to terms with its limited capacity to push the involved parties toward a settlement for the conflict that began nearly five months ago.

Qatari companies 'have strong case against siege countries'

Qatari companies 'have strong case against siege countries'

Qatar Chamber chairman Sheikh Khalifa bin Jassim al-Thani said “We estimate the losses in billions of dollars but the chamber had already sent all the documents to the committee."

Siege countries' measures 'violation of international law'

Siege countries' measures 'violation of international law'

This came in a statement delivered by Sarah Mohammed Kamal al-Emadi, a member of Qatar's delegation participating in the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.

PHCC serves over 15,000 citizens from siege countries since blockade

PHCC serves over 15,000 citizens from siege countries since blockade

Over 15,000 citizens from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Bahrain, have received health care services at Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) health centres from June 5 to date ...

Blockade could break up Gulf region, says QU academic

Blockade could break up Gulf region, says QU academic

Dr Yousuf al-Siddiqi was speaking at a seminar on “The accusations against Qatar of supporting terrorism” to address the issue of terrorism from an academic, legal and political perspective.

Al-Marri renews call to probe human rights violations

Al-Marri renews call to probe human rights violations

Dr. Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri also urged direct meetings with the victims to listen to their complaints, and document their psychological, material and moral damage they suffered.

Gulf crisis fabricated, says foreign minister

Gulf crisis fabricated, says foreign minister

Qatar's Foreign Minister HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thanion Friday said that "the recent developments related to the Gulf crisis were not needed, especially in this period of time of multiple conflicts."

Qatar never accepts interference, says FM

Qatar never accepts interference, says FM

HE the Foreign Minister said: "They are claiming that Qatar is interfering in their internal politics, there is nothing against Qatar. Qatar never accepts interference in any country's politics."