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Saudi-Led Regimes Blacklist 18 Qatari-Linked Organizations, Individuals
26 Jul 2017 04:39

Saudi-Led Regimes Blacklist 18 Qatari-Linked Organizations, Individuals

Islam Times - Saudi-led regimes have released a "terrorist" blacklist of 18 organizations and individuals suspected of links with extremism that they alleged had ties with Qatar.

 
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov
25 Jul 2017 05:49

Moscow ready to mediate in Persian Gulf crisis: Russian FM

Islam Times - Russia has expressed its readiness to help mediate, if approached, in a mounting political crisis in the Persian Gulf region between a Saudi-led quartet of Arab countries, the so-called siege states, and Qatar, as the unprecedented diplomatic rift further deepens.

 
Turkish President Ends 2-Day Persian Gulf Visit, Crisis Unresolved
25 Jul 2017 05:24

Turkish President Ends 2-Day Persian Gulf Visit, Crisis Unresolved

Islam Times - Persian Gulf region ended with no resolution of the regional crisis ignited by Saudi-led regimes that cut ties with Qatar

 
Turkish President in Persian Gulf Region amid Qatar Crisis
24 Jul 2017 04:23

Turkish President in Persian Gulf Region amid Qatar Crisis

Islam Times - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived Sunday in the Saudi city of Jeddah on the first leg of his Persian Gulf tour that will also include Kuwait and Qatar.

 
Emirati Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash
23 Jul 2017 08:10

UAE, Saudi Arabia reject Qatari emir's call for dialog

Islam Times - The United Arab Emirates has rejected a Qatari call for dialog, saying Doha has to change its policies before before talks could take place to lift a Saudi-led blockade of the Persian Gulf Arab state.

 
Qatar’s Emir Issues Demands to End Dispute with Saudi-Led Regimes
22 Jul 2017 05:30

Qatar’s Emir Issues Demands to End Dispute with Saudi-Led Regimes

Islam Times - Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani says mutual respect for Qatar’s sovereignty and respectful dialogue are critical if the Saudi-led regimes wish to resolve the ongoing crisis.

 
UAE Planned, Executed Hacking of Qatari Media Outlets
22 Jul 2017 04:46

UAE Planned, Executed Hacking of Qatari Media Outlets

Islam Times - Qatar's Ministry of Interior says experts now have evidence showing that the cyber-attack on the country's official media originated from the United Arab Emirates.

 
Foreign ministers from a Saudi-led bloc of countries (R) meet in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, on July 5, 2017, to discuss the Persian Gulf diplomatic crisis with Qatar. (Photo by AFP)
19 Jul 2017 08:01

Blockaders present Qatar with new demands list

Islam Times - The Saudi-led bloc of countries, which have blockaded Qatar, have come up with a new list of demands from Doha, backing down from an original 13-point litany.

 
Turkey Sends More Troops to Qatar
19 Jul 2017 06:15

Turkey Sends More Troops to Qatar

Islam Times - Turkey has announced it will continue to build up its military presence in Qatar despite the demands by Saudi-led regimes that Doha cease such cooperation.

 
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry (R) listens to remarks by Emirati Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan (C) during a joint press conference in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, July 5, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
18 Jul 2017 11:25

Egypt to deny Qataris visa-free entry

Islam Times - Egypt, which has joined a Saudi-led bloc of states in boycotting Qatar, says it will end a visa-free regime with the country and will continue to require that Doha meet the 13 demands the bloc has given it.

 
Qatar News Agency Head Office in Doha
18 Jul 2017 09:29

UAE Hacked Qatari Govt. Websites Sparking Persian Gulf Crisis

Islam Times - The United Arab Emirates organized the hacking of Qatari government news and social media sites in order to post provocative false quotes attributed to Qatar's emir sparking the ongoing Persian Gulf Crisis

 
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (L) and his Qatari counterpart Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani in Doha
16 Jul 2017 04:58

France Urges Lifting of Saudi-Led Sanctions Targeting Qatari Nationals

Islam Times - France has urged a Saudi-led group to lift sanctions targeting Qatari nationals in a bid to ease a month-long rift among Arab regimes allied to the West.

 
Turkish Foreign Minister Çavusoglu, right, with his Qatari counterpart Abdulrahman Al Thani in Ankara, Friday July 14, 2017
15 Jul 2017 08:56

Turkey Vows to Maintain Military Base in Qatar, Slams Saudi-Led Objections

Islam Times - Turkey has vowed to maintain its military base in Qatar while slamming demands by Saudi-led regimes to close it.

 
The representatives of MWANI Qatar and Malaysian shipbuilding companies signing an agreement
15 Jul 2017 08:50

Malaysia Snubs Saudi Regime, Signs Shipbuilding Deal with Qatar

Islam Times - Malaysia has snubbed Saudi-led regimes and signed a shipbuilding agreement with Qatar.

 
The Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah meeting with Tillerson on Monday evening
15 Jul 2017 08:47

US Fails to Reconcile Arab Allies as Qatar Crisis Spirals

Islam Times - US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has ended a four-day mission in the Persian Gulf and failed to reconcile warring Arab allies amid a spiraling Qatar crisis.

 
Qatar Crisis Consequences
13 Jul 2017 06:37

Qatar Crisis Consequences

Islam Times - The current Qatar crisis is the most severe conflict among Gulf Arab states since the end of the Cold War. While they have historically been at the most allies of convenience united by common fears (USSR, Saddam Hussein, Iran, etc.), their mutual mistrust has arguably never escalated to ...

 
A handout picture provided by the Saudi Royal Palace on July 12, 2017 shows Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud (R) meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. (Photo by AFP)
13 Jul 2017 06:31

US talks with Saudi, allies end without fixing Qatar rift

Islam Times - Talks between US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and several Persian Gulf Arab states aimed at ending a rift with Qatar have come to an end without any breakthrough.

 
Iran’s President Condemns Saudi-led Siege against Qatar
13 Jul 2017 06:19

Iran’s President Condemns Saudi-led Siege against Qatar

Islam Times - Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani has condemned blockade imposed by a Saudi-led regimes against Qatar, saying using such pressure tactics against neighboring states is a “wrong” policy.

 
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (L) and Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani speak during a press conference in Doha, on July 11, 2017. (Photo by AFP)
12 Jul 2017 08:11

Saudis and allies: Anti-Qatar sanctions to stay in place

Islam Times - Saudi Arabia and its allies have announced that a deal reached between the US and Qatar over battling terrorism is “insufficient” while stressing that anti-Doha sanctions will remain in place.

 
Qatar Threatens to Leave PGCC Unless Saudi-led Siege is Lifted
12 Jul 2017 08:00

Qatar Threatens to Leave PGCC Unless Saudi-led Siege is Lifted

Islam Times - Qatar has threatened to withdraw from the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (P)GCC, by setting conditions for Saudi-led regimes