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NHRC calls for extensive probe into Saudi and UAE violations

NHRC calls for extensive probe into Saudi and UAE violations

HE the Chairman of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has called for extensive investigations into the "gross and systematic" violations committed by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates against the citizens and residents of Qatar.

flydubai pilot to be reprimanded after failing alcohol test

flydubai pilot to be reprimanded after failing alcohol test

A flydubai pilot faces disciplinary action after failing an alcohol test in Nepal on Sunday before being due to operate a flight to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the airline said.

International Court of Justice orders UAE to protect Qatari citizens' rights

International Court of Justice orders UAE to protect Qatari citizens' rights

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Monday issued an order granting Qatar's request for provisional measures against the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in a case relating to the UAE's unlawful and discriminatory treatment of Qatari citizens.

Qatar takes UAE to World Court

Qatar takes UAE to World Court

The Government of Qatar took the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Monday over the continuing human rights violations arising from the UAE's discrimination against Qatar and Qatari citizens.

Qatar asks US to probe UAE bank for 'financial warfare'

Qatar asks US to probe UAE bank for 'financial warfare'

Qatar has asked US regulators to investigate the American subsidiary of the largest bank in the United Arab Emirates, accusing it of "bogus" foreign exchange deals designed to harm its economy as part of a blockade by Gulf neighbours.

US Counsel probing Russian election meddling questions UAE adviser

US Counsel probing Russian election meddling questions UAE adviser

A Lebanese-US businessman who acts as an adviser to the United Arab Emirates has reportedly come under the scrutiny of Robert Mueller, the special counsel who is probing Russian meddling in the 2016 US election.

14 soldiers killed in Yemen suicide attack: army official

14 soldiers killed in Yemen suicide attack: army official

Fourteen soldiers were killed on Tuesday in a suicide attack by suspected Islamist extremists in southern Yemen, a senior military official said.

UAE’s omission of Qatar from map draws flak

UAE’s omission of Qatar from map draws flak

The unjust gesture from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) of omitting Qatar from a map exhibited at the recently opened Louvre Museum in Abu Dhabi, has drawn widespread condemnation.

Sheikh Abdullah flies to Kuwait from UAE: family

Sheikh Abdullah flies to Kuwait from UAE: family

A controversial member of Qatar's royal family who accused the United Arab Emirates of detaining him has flown to Kuwait, his family said yesterday.

Ankara changes embassy street name after UAE spat

Ankara changes embassy street name after UAE spat

Ankara on Tuesday renamed the street in the Turkish capital where the United Arab Emirates' embassy is located after an Ottoman governor, in a symbolic riposte to Abu Dhabi following weeks of tensions.

Oman win Gulf Cup

Oman win Gulf Cup

Oman clinched the 23rd Gulf Cup title on Friday, beating United Arab Emirates 5-4 on penalty in the final at the Jaber International Stadium in Kuwait. The match went to shootout after both the teams failed to score in regulation and also in extra time.

UAE and Saudi Arabia form new alliance

UAE and Saudi Arabia form new alliance

The move comes with Kuwait hosting a two-day summit of the GCC, which is riven by divisions after Saudi Arabia and its allies cut ties with Qatar earlier this year.