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Qatar stresses continued support to Palestinian people

Qatar stresses continued support to Palestinian people

Qatar stressed Monday its firm support to the Palestinian people and their right to establish an independent state based on the borders of 1967, with East Al Quds as its capital.

Important role of women in development highlighted

Important role of women in development highlighted

Qatar stressed Monday the role of women in achieving development and their active contribution to the renaissance of society.

'Yellow vests' take protest to UN, denounce French police violence

'Yellow vests' take protest to UN, denounce French police violence

At least 600 French "yellow vest" protesters gathered in Geneva outside United Nations European headquarters on Wednesday to denounce alleged French police brutality against the movement.

Qatar urges rights council to act against siege countries' violations

Qatar urges rights council to act against siege countries' violations

Al-Nuaimi cited the report by technical mission of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR), which described the measures taken by the blockading countries as unilateral and coercive.

Global community urged to address siege violations

Global community urged to address siege violations

Qatar has called on the Human Rights Council and the international community to exert pressure on the siege countries to end the coercive measures imposed on the State of Qatar and its citizens a year ago

UN special rapporteurs urge siege nations to stop violations

UN special rapporteurs urge siege nations to stop violations

The United Nations said on its official website that six special rapporteurs of its Human Rights Council had sent official letters to three countries of the blockade — Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain — monitoring all violations committed by each country, based on reports received

Human rights protection and promotion strategic choice, affirms Qatar

Human rights protection and promotion strategic choice, affirms Qatar

The State of Qatar stressed that the protection and promotion of human rights is a strategic choice and is one of the cornerstones of Qatar National Vision 2030.

End siege violations now, Qatar tells Human Rights Council

End siege violations now, Qatar tells Human Rights Council

This came in a statement presented by the Permanent Mission of Qatar to the United Nations Office at Geneva on Wednesday at the 37th Human Rights Council session.

NHRC welcomes Qatar's re-election for Human Rights Council membership

NHRC welcomes Qatar's re-election for Human Rights Council membership

Qatar National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) welcomed the selection of State of Qatar to the UN General Assembly for a second term as a member of the Human Rights Council.

Blockade aimed at putting Qatar under guardianship: FM

Blockade aimed at putting Qatar under guardianship: FM

HE the Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has underlined that Qatar's open support for human rights, public opinion and the right of people to self-determination is one of the most important reasons for attempts to impose guardianship on it and to undermine its media.

Bishoo sparks Pak collapse in first Test

Bishoo sparks Pak collapse in first Test

Leg-spinner Bishoo takes a career best 8-49 to dismiss Pakistan for a paltry 123

Klinsmann warning as Gold Cup kicks off

Klinsmann warning as Gold Cup kicks off

Jurgen Klinsmann says the United States will have to defend their CONCACAF Gold Cup crown the hard way as the tournament kicks off today with the region...