Search results for: showdown qatar ripping families Add as filter

Washington Post /
Demands by Saudi-led Arab states for Qatar include shuttering Al Jazeera

An official from the United Arab Emirates condemned the leak of the demands, calling it an “attempt to undermine serious mediation.”  

VoA /
US Senators Demand Investigation of Reports of Torture in Yemen

Two senior U.S. senators are asking Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to investigate reports that U.S. military interrogators worked with forces from the United Arab Emirates accused of torturing detainees in Yemen. Arizona Senator John McCain, the Republican chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, and the ranking Democrat, Jack Reed of ...

NY Times /
Arab Nations Demand Qatar Shut Al Jazeera, Cut Islamist Ties and Detail Funding

The demands risked pulling other powers deeper into the rift by calling on the country to shut down a Turkish military base and to downgrade its ties ...

Qatar told to close Al Jazeera, reduce Iran ties

Four Arab states that have isolated Qatar have handed the country a list of 13 demands, including some that are likely to infuriate Doha and ...

Luxury complex for Grenfell familes

Families made homeless by the Grenfell Tower fire are to be rehoused in new, affordable apartments right next door to luxury private homes in one of ...

Neighbors Order Qatar to Shut Al-Jazeera and Ax Ties With Iran

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain broke ties with Qatar this month over allegations the Persian Gulf country funds terrorism.

Top words for World
Create your own
Word Cloud
BBC News /
Egyptian clubs warned over Qatar crisis

The Confederation of African Football issues a warning to Egyptian clubs to stay out of the political crisis in the Gulf.

Washington Post /
Trump seems to undercut Tillerson’s remarks on Qatar

The secretary of state had called on a Saudi-led bloc of Arab nations to ease their blockade on Qatar.

NY Times /
State Dept. Lashes Out at Gulf Countries Over Qatar Embargo

The statement seemed to put President Trump and Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson further at odds about who is to blame for the dispute.

BBC News /
Border feud

Tension has mounted after Qatar withdrew its peacekeepers guarding the disputed border between Eritrea and Djibouti

NY Times /
Using Texts as Lures, Government Spyware Targets Mexican Journalists and Their Families

Software bought by the Mexican government is supposed to fight criminals and terrorists. Instead, it is infesting the smartphones of its critics.

Egypt, Gulf states cut ties with Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt have broken diplomatic relations with Qatar over what they say is the country's support of terrorism.

back to top