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Iraq surprised at UAE allegation against Qatar

Iraq surprised at UAE allegation against Qatar

A spokesperson for the Iraqi Ministry of Foreign Affairs said the Popular Mobilisation Forces (Al Hashd al-Shaabi) is an integral and inseparable part of the national security system.

Qatar informs UN council of UAE airspace violation

Qatar informs UN council of UAE airspace violation

The message described the incident as a severe violation of international law, highlighting the UAE's continued violation of Qatari sovereignty that could escalate tension in the region.

Bomb attack on military kitchen in Yemen kills four

Bomb attack on military kitchen in Yemen kills four

It was the second attack of its kind targeting security forces in the city, where UAE forces from the Saudi-led coalition that has been operating in Yemen since 2015 hold sway.

Qatar Petroleum signs oilfield agreement with Abu Dhabi

Qatar Petroleum signs oilfield agreement with Abu Dhabi

Saad Sherida al-Kaabi said "We are delighted to sign this concession agreement, which will ensure the continued development and operation of the Al-Bunduq oil field for many years to come."

Bahrain paid for subversive operations in Qatar in 1996

Bahrain paid for subversive operations in Qatar in 1996

Al Jazeera Arabic Television telecast yesterday the second part of the investigative documentary 'Qatar 96', revealing the roles played by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt in the failed coup attempt against the government in Doha in 1996.

Qatar informs UN of three air violations by UAE, Bahrain

Qatar informs UN of three air violations by UAE, Bahrain

Qatar has informed the UN Security Council and the UN Secretary-General of three violations of Qatar's airspace by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Kingdom of Bahrain.

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

British teacher jailed in UAE for sending ‘electronic insult’

A former teacher at the Duchess of Cambridge’s old public school has been jailed in the United Arab Emirates for sending ‘an electronic insult’ on social media.

'UAE lobbied for Tillerson removal'

'UAE lobbied for Tillerson removal'

The BBC has obtained leaked emails that show a lobbying effort to get US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson sacked for failing to support the United Arab Emirates against Qatar.

Trump to meet Gulf leaders to end GCC crisis

Trump to meet Gulf leaders to end GCC crisis

Senior Qatari , Saudi and Emirati leaders will meet with US President Donald Trump in the next couple of months, US officials said, amid efforts by Washington to try to resolve a dispute between the Gulf neighbors.

Nepal captain 'can't speak' after thrilling win to reach World Cup qualifiers

Nepal captain 'can't speak' after thrilling win to reach World Cup qualifiers

Nepal captain Paras Khadka was left ‘speechless’ after his side fought back from the brink of defeat to beat Canada on Wednesday and book a place at next month's 2019 cricket World Cup qualifying tournament.

Modi to visit Palestine, meet Abbas during Middle East tour

Modi to visit Palestine, meet Abbas during Middle East tour

Modi will meet Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas in an overture seen as India's effort to balance its decades-old support for the occupied territories against its growing closeness to Israel.

Sri Lanka probes corruption at national carrier

Sri Lanka probes corruption at national carrier

Sri Lanka has ordered a corruption investigation at its national carrier, including the controversial termination of a management deal with Emirates airline, the government said Saturday.