Trump Meets the Emir of Qatar in the White House

US President Donald Trump has praised his country’s ties with Qatar as he welcomed the Qatari emir to the White House. US President Donald Trump…

Qatar Signs $3.7bn Deal to Buy Military Helicopters

Qatar has announced it will be spending $3.71bn (€3bn) to buy 28 military helicopters, its latest high-profile defence purchase during a bitter diplomatic crisis with its…

US to sell Qatar $197m in Air Force Upgrades

Qatar and the United States have agreed to a $197m sale in upgrades and other equipment for the Gulf nation’s air force. The deal announced…

Gulf States Considering Plans to Bring End to Saudi-led Qatar Boycott

Gulf states are studying plans to break the deadlock over the Saudi-led boycott of Qatar by persuading the two sides to agree to relax restrictions on civilian…

Trump to GCC Leaders: Resolve Qatar Crisis or No Camp David

President Donald Trump wants to bring feuding Persian Gulf leaders to Camp David for a show of solidarity with the United States. But there are…

There Are Calming Signs and Firm Desire to End Gulf Crisis: French Envoy to Gulf

French Envoy for the Gulf Countries Bertrand Besancenot affirmed the presence of signs of calming and a firm desire to end the unjust siege on…

Historical Assessment of the Current Gulf Crisis

Media pundits and analysts have approached the Gulf crisis…

Qatar Blockade Bites as State Airline’s Boss Predicts a Loss

Qatar Airways’ chief executive has claimed his airline is facing an annual loss this year as the blockade on the carrier’s home country by its…

Qatar to Saudi Arabia: Quit Trying to Overthrow our Government

The ostensible purpose of this past week’s visit to Washington by Qatar’s defense minister, Khalid bin Mohammad al-Attiyah, was a strategic dialogue with Defense Secretary…

Tillerson: US ‘Negatively Impacted’ by Gulf Crisis

The United States secretaries of state and defence have urged for a resolution to the Gulf crisis, as the dispute nears the eight-month mark. At…

Qatar Plans to Boost US Military Ties

HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs Dr Khalid bin Mohamed al-Attiyah has said Qatar plans to further strengthen military…

Qatar Economy Can Survive ‘Forever’ Under Embargo, Minister Says

Qatar’s economy performed better than expected last year and required “minimal” government support to blunt the effects of a trade and diplomatic embargo by Saudi…