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Dec 11, 2017
US recognition of Jerusalem: Bahraini civil society group under pressure after delegation visits IsraelA Bahraini civil society group has defended sending a delegation to Israel as a gesture of tolerance and coexistence, state news agency BNA has reported, after news of the visit sparked wide anger on social media.
Dec 11, 2017
Qatar signs $8-billion deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, becomes ninth country to sign deal for aircraftQatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal on Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years.
Dec 04, 2017
Qatar's emir to attend crucial Gulf Cooperation Council summit, political crisis in region will top agendaQatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani will attend a crucial summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council this coming week
Nov 23, 2017
Arab nations blockading Qatar add two entities, 11 individuals to terrorism list, say Doha funded themSaudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Egypt on Thursday added two entities and 11 individuals to their terror lists.
Nov 19, 2017
Saudi Arabia, other Arab nations to discuss confronting Iran, Hezbollah after allegations of interference in internal affairsSaudi Arabia and other Arab foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting in Cairo on Sunday to discuss confronting Iran and its Lebanese Shi‘ite ally Hezbollah
Nov 14, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Qatar's emir says Arab states imposing sanctions on Doha not interested in solutionQatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani said on Tuesday that Arab states that had imposed sanctions on his country in June over allegations of supporting terrorism were not interested in a solution to the crisis.
Nov 06, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Bahrain issues travel advisory for Lebanon, warns citizens to exercise extreme cautionBahrain urged its citizens to avoid travelling to Lebanon and advised those already in the country to leave immediately for their safety.
Oct 22, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: Rex Tillerson to launch fresh bid to ease tensions, but without high hopesSecretary of State Rex Tillerson is to launch a fresh bid Sunday to ease a crisis between Riyadh and Doha, both allies of Washington, but without high hopes of a breakthrough.
Oct 18, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis undermines global efforts to fight Islamic State, says QatarThe fight against the Islamic State group has suffered in the Gulf crisis, which has seen Doha isolated from Saudi Arabia and the UAE, Qatar's foreign minister said Wednesday.
Sep 21, 2017
Saudi government to lift ban on calls made through smartphone apps, but will monitor and censor themHowever, on 21 September morning, Messenger and Viber appeared to remain blocked inside the Saudi kingdom.