Gulf Times - Qatar-blockade
'Qatar does not intend to escalate crisis with UAE'

'Qatar does not intend to escalate crisis with UAE'

Qatar does not intend to escalate the crisis with United Arab Emirates, but it is important for the country to resort to legal means to redress the harm inflicted on its citizens because of the procedures taken by the UAE

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.

‘Qatari media has held its own in the face of siege onslaught'

‘Qatari media has held its own in the face of siege onslaught'

HE the Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser al-Ali has underlined the success of the Qatari media in defending its just case in the face of the lies of the siege countries' media outlets.

Global community urged to address siege violations

Global community urged to address siege violations

Qatar has called on the Human Rights Council and the international community to exert pressure on the siege countries to end the coercive measures imposed on the State of Qatar and its citizens a year ago

'Qatar Stronger Than the Blockade' released

'Qatar Stronger Than the Blockade' released

'Qatar Stronger Than the Blockade', a book by Saleh bin Afsan al-Kuwari, Editor-in-Chief of local Arabic daily Arrayah, was launched at a ceremony in the newspaper's office.

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

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

The United Arab Emirates has spread a "climate of fear" among Qataris living there, splitting families and causing "substantial pain" during a year-long blockade, the UN's top court heard on Friday.

Siege victims have several legal options, say experts

Siege victims have several legal options, say experts

Individuals, companies and entities that have sustained damages due to the unjust blockade imposed on Qatar have several legal options to claim their rights, according to leading Qatari lawyers.

A year of blockade brings Qatar more closer to food security

A year of blockade brings Qatar more closer to food security

Qatar has managed to produce locally a considerable portion of its food requirements as the unjust blockade imposed on the country by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt completes one year, a panel of experts stated.

QP pushing ahead with expansion despite blockade, says Al-Kaabi

QP pushing ahead with expansion despite blockade, says Al-Kaabi

Qatar Petroleum will push ahead with its production expansion and foreign asset acquisition strategy to be on par with oil majors, despite a regional political and economic embargo on Doha, its chief executive said.

Solution to Gulf crisis must be based on 'respect to sovereignty'

Solution to Gulf crisis must be based on 'respect to sovereignty'

The prevailing crisis between Qatar and the four blockading countries should be resolved within the region based on the respect to sovereignty of countries and the principle of non-interference in the internal affairs of other countries, Chinese ambassador Li Chen suggested

Pompeo stresses need for unity among Gulf allies

Pompeo stresses need for unity among Gulf allies

New US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed the need for unity among Gulf allies during a brief visit to Riyadh on Sunday.

NHRC President urges European Parliament to examine blockade impact

NHRC President urges European Parliament to examine blockade impact

President of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Dr Ali bin Smaikh al-Marri has called on the European Parliament to adopt urgent and effective mechanisms and procedures to end the suffering of those affected by the blockade imposed on Qatar.