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UN official: Qatar active player in backing efforts to fight extremism

UN official: Qatar active player in backing efforts to fight extremism

Michele Coninsx affirmed that Qatar is showing the international community that it is an active player in supporting global efforts to identify solutions to the challenge of combating extremism and terrorism.

MoCI, QFIU join hands for combating money laundering, terrorism financing

MoCI, QFIU join hands for combating money laundering, terrorism financing

The Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding with the Qatar Financial Information Unit (QFIU) to enhance co-operation in terms of operational issues ...

Belgian man charged with terrorism offence

Belgian man charged with terrorism offence

A young Belgian man has been charged with participating in the activities of a terrorist group, after his arrest on suspicion of having contacts with extremists, judicial sources said Monday.

Call to declare siege as crime against humanity

Call to declare siege as crime against humanity

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) chairman has proposed to include terrorism and blockades as crimes against humanity, at an international conference opened by HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Sunday.

EU adds Saudi Arabia to list of terror-funding countries

EU adds Saudi Arabia to list of terror-funding countries

The European Commission added Saudi Arabia, Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations seen as posing a threat because of lax controls on terrorism financing and money laundering ...

Qatar, Holland joint UN report probes trafficking-terrorism nexus

Qatar, Holland joint UN report probes trafficking-terrorism nexus

The permanent delegations of Qatar and Holland to the United Nations (UN) Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) organised a meeting at the headquarters of Holland's permanent delegation in New York to launch the committee's report.

Qatar's efforts to fight terrorism highlighted

Qatar's efforts to fight terrorism highlighted

Qatar attaches great importance to countering of extremism and terrorism and the country is keen to participate in and support all international efforts in this field, a senior Qatari official has said.

FM: Qatar active partner in global collaboration against terrorism

FM: Qatar active partner in global collaboration against terrorism

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has affirmed that Qatar is an active partner in international collaboration against terrorism.

Saudi extremist ideology bred terrorism

Saudi extremist ideology bred terrorism

In response to the speech given by Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at the United Nations General Assembly, Second Secretary at Qatar's Permanent Mission to the UN, Talal Rashid al-Khalifa, said that terrorism found its incubator in the religious extremism that has been used by Saudi Arabia

Belgium refuses extradition of fugitive Spanish rapper

Belgium refuses extradition of fugitive Spanish rapper

Jose Miguel Arenas Beltran -- better known as "Valtonyc" -- is one of several Twitter users and rappers who have recently been tried in Spain for glorifying terror.

Facebook 'terrorism' definition 'overly broad': UN expert

Facebook 'terrorism' definition 'overly broad': UN expert

Facebook's definition of what constitutes "terrorism" is "overly broad" and risks leading to censorship and the arbitrary denial of access to its services, a UN rights expert warned Monday.

Qatar condemns Paris stabbing incident

Qatar condemns Paris stabbing incident

The statement expressed the condolences of Qatar to the family of the two victims.