Gulf Times - Qatar-siege
Qatar-France trade poised to reach greater heights

Qatar-France trade poised to reach greater heights

As Qatar and France near the Golden Jubilee of their diplomatic relations, the ongoing siege imposed by the quartet seems not to have any impact.

Second part of 'Qatar Siege' book released

Second part of 'Qatar Siege' book released

The second part of "Qatar Siege" book by the writer Khalid Abdullah al-Ziyara has been recently released.

‘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.

Qatar calls for immediate lifting of the unjust siege

Qatar calls for immediate lifting of the unjust siege

The unjust siege of Qatar, which is about to enter its second year, should be lifted immediately, as the fabricated crisis has serious consequences for the security and stability of the region, the United Nations Security Council has been told.

FM urges Human Rights Council to end siege violations

FM urges Human Rights Council to end siege violations

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani on Monday called on the United Nations Human Rights Council to end the violations resulting from the illegal siege and unilateral coercive measures taken by the siege countries against the Qatari people

No dialogue at cost of sovereignty: FM

No dialogue at cost of sovereignty: FM

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani reaffirmed that any dialogue with the siege countries will not be at the expense of Qatar's sovereignty, stressing the need to have basic principles, which are shielded by a clear mechanism, to settle conflict

French envoy sees Qatar's firm desire to end siege

French envoy sees Qatar's firm desire to end siege

There are signs of peace and a firm desire to end the unjust siege on Qatar, the French envoy for the Gulf countries, Bertrand Besancenot, has said.

British MPs urge May to strive to end siege of Qatar

British MPs urge May to strive to end siege of Qatar

A total of 15 members of parliament (MPs) signed yesterday a petition demanding UK Prime Minister Theresa May to strive for an immediate lifting of the siege against Qatar and encourage the countries blockading the country to respond to Kuwaiti mediation efforts aimed at resolving the crisis.

Euro-med urges GCC countries to lift Qatar blockade

Euro-med urges GCC countries to lift Qatar blockade

Supplies of essential medical equipment and medicines, including essential antivenom doses, are not reaching Qatar due to the Saudi-led blockade, a human rights organisation has said.

The second independence of Qatar

The second independence of Qatar

Two hundred and eleven days have passed since a siege was imposed on Qatar by neighbouring Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.

Despite siege, Qatar makes great strides in security

Despite siege, Qatar makes great strides in security

Qatar has made important achievements this year in the areas of security, world peace, competitiveness, combating the financing of terrorism and money laundering, to earn the confidence of international institutions and bodies.

Qatar Airways to see pre-blockade traffic volumes by year-end: Al-Baker

Qatar Airways to see pre-blockade traffic volumes by year-end: Al-Baker

Qatar Airways, which has triggered expansion plans following the illegal blockade on the country by four Arab nations, is hopeful of seeing its traffic volumes at pre-blockade levels by the end of the current financial year, said Group Chief Executive Akbar al-Baker.