The tensions remained high between Qatar and four Arab states that accuse Doha of supporting extremism and being too close to Iran.
13 Jul 2017 6:47 PM
rior to the crisis, Qatar largely relied on dairy imports from Saudi Arabia, especially of milk.
13 Jul 2017 6:07 PM
The closure of Al-Jazeera is one of 13 wide-ranging demands the alliance placed on Doha as conditions to lift the ‘blockade’.
13 Jul 2017 3:44 PM
Four Arab states on Tuesday quickly dismissed a counter-terrorism deal signed between Qatar and the United States as 'insufficient'.
12 Jul 2017 7:39 PM
The agreement addresses one of the core allegations made against Qatar by the Arab states, who accused Doha of supporting extremists.
12 Jul 2017 9:22 AM
Qatar was ready to 'cooperate and review all claims that do not contradict the sovereignty of the State of Qatar,' it added.
08 Jul 2017 9:49 AM
Spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Tillerson would visit Kuwait on Monday after stops in Ukraine and Turkey.
07 Jul 2017 10:18 AM
The Saudi foreign ministry on Wednesday said they had received Qatar's response to their demands.
07 Jul 2017 8:49 AM
Qatari Foreign Minister met with Security Council members on Friday to discuss the rupture in ties with Saudi Arabia and allies.
04 Jul 2017 9:53 AM
A Gulf official said that Qatari Foreign Abdulrahman Al-Thani had delivered it during a short visit to Kuwait.
03 Jul 2017 8:38 PM
The crisis has raised concerns of growing instability in the region, home to some of the world's largest energy producers.
03 Jul 2017 8:36 AM
Turkey and Iraq have backed Qatar in the crisis, while Rome also pleaded with the Gulf nations to refrain from worsening the situation.
02 Jul 2017 12:40 PM
Turkey insists its troop deployment to Qatar aims to enhance regional security and is not aimed against any specific country.
30 Jun 2017 8:15 PM
A Qatar statement said that they could not sever links with ISIS, al-Qaeda and Hezbollah because no such links existed.
30 Jun 2017 8:55 AM
Last week Riyadh laid down a list of 13 demands for Qatar, including ending Doha's support for the Muslim Brotherhood.
28 Jun 2017 2:39 PM
Hassan Rouhani added that threats and sanctions were not the correct way of solving problems between countries.
26 Jun 2017 12:33 PM
Turkey shipped suppliers and food via cargo planes to Qatar after its neighbours closed down air, land and sea routes.
26 Jun 2017 10:16 AM
The four countries presented a 13-point list of demands to Qatar through mediator Kuwait on Thursday and gave it 10 days to comply.
24 Jun 2017 7:03 PM
Qatar is also reportedly preparing an official document responding to the list of demands put forth by the 4 Arab nations.
24 Jun 2017 12:25 PM
Turkey’s Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said that it is not economical or sustainable to send food stuff by plane.
22 Jun 2017 3:38 PM