Islam Times - Since the early 2000s, the Qatari leaders have been struggling to improve their tiny country’s regional position. However, being devoid of the elements of power, Doha ...
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.
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.
Islam Times - Persian Gulf region ended with no resolution of the regional crisis ignited by Saudi-led regimes that cut ties with Qatar
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
Islam Times - Turkey has vowed to maintain its military base in Qatar while slamming demands by Saudi-led regimes to close it.
Islam Times - Malaysia has snubbed Saudi-led regimes and signed a shipbuilding agreement with Qatar.
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.
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 ...
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.
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.
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.
Islam Times - Qatar has threatened to withdraw from the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (P)GCC, by setting conditions for Saudi-led regimes