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Saudi Arabia rules out mediation in Canada row

Saudi Arabia rules out mediation in Canada row

Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said that the kingdom was still "considering additional measures" against Canada, but did not elaborate.

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

Saudi Arabia 'threatens' Canada with 9/11 style attack

Official Saudi propaganda account mocks up a picture of a passenger plane being flown into the CN Tower in Toronto.

Qatar guarantees rights and freedoms: official

Qatar guarantees rights and freedoms: official

Qatar's legislations guarantee the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms which are enshrined in the permanent constitution of the country which also prohibits racism or discriminatory practices, senior official has said.

Qatar presents efforts to develop expat labour sector

Qatar presents efforts to develop expat labour sector

The State of Qatar on Thursday reviewed the latest in its continuous efforts of developing the expatriate labour sector, including that of Africa.

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.

Qatar to launch case against UAE over rights violations

Qatar to launch case against UAE over rights violations

The case comes a year after Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Doha on June 5, 2017.

Syrian villages besieged by rebels come under attack: monitor

Syrian villages besieged by rebels come under attack: monitor

Two pro-government Shia villages in northwest Syria have come under fresh attack from rebel forces which have besieged them for years, prompting retaliatory air strikes, a war monitor said on Sunday.

NHRC to continue to raise violations of siege countries

NHRC to continue to raise violations of siege countries

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) of Qatar will continue to document violations of the blockading nations, lodge complaints and raise the issue of the suffering of the victims at all international human rights platforms ...

Advisory Council welcomes European Parliament decision on unjust siege

Advisory Council welcomes European Parliament decision on unjust siege

The Advisory Council welcomed the decision of the European Parliament last Thursday, which affirmed that human rights violations were caused by the unjust siege imposed by the Saudi led quartet on Qatar.

Israel's Gaza response 'wholly disproportionate': UN rights chief

Israel's Gaza response 'wholly disproportionate': UN rights chief

Violations of the Geneva Conventions adopted in 1949 following World War II are commonly called "war crimes".

Israel strikes on Syria kill at least 23 fighters: monitor

Israel strikes on Syria kill at least 23 fighters: monitor

Israeli strikes on several areas of Syria overnight killed at least 23 fighters, including five Syrian regime troops and 18 other allied forces, a monitor said Thursday.

Qatar condemns arrest of its citizen by Saudi Arabia

Qatar condemns arrest of its citizen by Saudi Arabia

The State of Qatar strongly condemns the arrest of one of its citizens by Saudi Arabia in violation of international human rights charter, the note said.