Daily Archives: June 11, 2017

Qatar, in Regional Crisis, Hires Former US Attorney General

Qatar has paid $2.5 million to the law firm of a former attorney general under U.S. President George W. Bush to audit its efforts at stopping terrorism funding, a matter at the heart of the …

Iran, Turkey Send Food to Qatar Amid Fears of Shortages

Iran has sent at least four cargo planes of food and will continue to send more to Qatar after its biggest suppliers cut ties with the import-dependent country, according to Iran Air spokesman Shahrokh Noushabadi.…

Kuwait Says Qatar Willing to Listen to Gulf Concerns

Qatar is ready to listen to the concerns of Gulf Arab states that have cut diplomatic and economic ties, Kuwait said on Sunday as it tried to mediate solution to the worst regional crisis in …

NIGER RECALLS AMBASSADOR TO QATAR

NIAMEY, June 11 (NNN-WAM) — Niger, on Saturday, said it had recalled its ambassador to Qatar, in solidarity with the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Egypt, which cut ties with Doha on Monday.

In a …

QATAR: PGCC MEMBERS PREFERING TALKS WITH IRAN

MOSCOW, June 11, (NNN-IRNA) � Visiting Qatari Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani said on Saturday that Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) member states favor talks with Iran and are interested to have cooperation …