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Qatar says Gulf alliance needs replacing

Dec 15, 2018 - 7:03 PM

The Gulf Cooperation Council 'has been undermined by the crisis' between the emirate and its neighbors, says Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani

DOHA FORUM. Qatar's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani speaks at the opening session of the Doha Forum in the Qatari capital on December 15, 2018. Photo by Karim Jaafar/AFP

Di balik viralnya wajah Emir Qatar

Nov 17, 2017 - 4:38 AM

Qatar diblokir, wajah Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani ada di mana-mana

Gambar wajah Emir Qatar Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani menjadi viral. Ini adalah hasil karya salah satu seniman Qatar yang dipajang di galeri Fire Station, Doha, pada 15 November 2017. Foto oleh Abdul Qowi Bastian

Qatar emir accuses blockade countries of wanting 'regime change'

Oct 30, 2017 - 7:54 AM

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani: 'They want a regime change. It's... so obvious.'

QATAR LEADER. In this file photo, Qatar's Emir Sheik Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani addresses a joint press conference with the German Chancellor after talks at the Chancellery, in Berlin, on September 15, 2017. Tobias Schwarz/AFP

Terima kunjungan Emir Qatar, Jokowi titipkan 30 ribu WNI

Oct 18, 2017 - 9:40 PM

Jokowi juga menawarkan agar Emir Qatar bersedia menanamkan investasinya di Indonesia

INVESTASI. Presiden Joko "Jokowi" Widodo mengajak Emir Qatar untuk berinvestasi di Indonesia. Foto diambil dari akun Twitter @Setkabgoid

Saudi suspends dialogue after Qatar outreach

Sep 09, 2017 - 9:16 AM

UPDATED The prospect of a thaw quickly dies down after Saudi Press Agency accused Qatar s state media of wrongly implying that Saudi Arabia had initiated the outreach

This file photo taken on October 4, 2012 shows skyscrapers in the Qatari capital Doha. Patrick Baz/AFP

Qatar limits hours, ensures pay for domestic workers

Aug 23, 2017 - 9:10 PM

Although Qatar has come under severe international pressure to improve its record on the treatment of construction workers in the run up to the 2022 World Cup until now domestic staff have not been protected by any legislation

Erdogan in Qatar for talks on Gulf crisis

Jul 24, 2017 - 10:47 PM

The visit focuses on developments in Syria and Iraq the fight against terrorism and the importance of protecting countries sovereign rights Erdogan s spokesman Ibrahim Kalin says in Doha

GULF CRISIS TALKS. This handout photo taken and released by Turkey's Presidential Press Service on July 24, 2017 shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan (L) attending a meeting with the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha at the start of his official visit to Qatar. Photo by Turkish Presidential Press Service/AFP

Qatar emir ready for Gulf crisis talks with conditions

Jul 22, 2017 - 7:36 AM

The emir also says Qatar was fighting terrorism relentlessly and without compromises and the international community recognizes this

EMIR ADDRESSES QATAR. An image grab taken from Qatar TV shows the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, delivering a televised speech to the nation in the capital Doha on July 21, 2017. HO/Qatar TV/AFP

Qatar accuses 'neighbors' over hacking that led to crisis

Jun 21, 2017 - 7:57 AM

Attorney General Ali bin Fetais al Marri says the case is very clear that the alleged hacking emanated from countries responsible for the siege

The flag of the State of Qatar (center) flying at United Nations headquarters in New York. 14 July 2016. UN Photo/Loey Felipe

Turkey FM in Doha as UN 'alarmed' by Gulf crisis

Jun 15, 2017 - 7:25 AM

The United Nations secretary general urges the Gulf countries to find a peaceful solution to the row

The flag of the State of Qatar (center) flying at United Nations headquarters in New York. 14 July 2016. UN Photo/Loey Felipe

Trump calls Qatar emir as efforts build to end crisis

Jun 08, 2017 - 7:45 AM

Trump s call to Qatari ruler Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani a key US ally comes as a senior Emirati official says that Gulf Arab states are not seeking regime change in Doha

SHUT DOWN. A picture taken on June 7, 2017 shows a notice sign informing customers that the Qatar Airways bureau in the Saudi capital Riyadh has been closed until further notice, as per instructions by the Saudi Authority of Civil Aviation. Fayez Nureldine/AFP

Qatar 'hacking' revives Gulf tensions

May 26, 2017 - 5:32 PM

Doha launches an inquiry and goes into damage control after accusing hackers of publishing false remarks attributed to Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on state media

Iran's Zarif in rare visit to Qatar

Mar 08, 2017 - 11:38 PM

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani discuss regional developments and bilateral relations

MOHAMMAD JAVAD ZARIF. Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif reacts upon arrival for the third day of the 53rd Munich Security Conference (MSC) at the Bayerischer Hof hotel in Munich, southern Germany, on February 19, 2017. File photo by Christof Stache/AFP

Qatar emir set for Cuba visit – state media

Nov 21, 2015 - 11:08 PM

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani is going to hold official talks with Cuban President Raul Castro

STATE VISIT. A file photo dated December 24, 2012 shows Qatari Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani attending the opening session of the 33rd Gulf leaders summit in Sakhir Palace, South of Manama, Bahrain. Photo by EPA/STR

France's Hollande in Qatar for warplane deal

May 04, 2015 - 3:59 PM

Hollande is set to discuss with Sheikh Tamim the several crises rocking the region including the weeks long Saudi led coalition aerial campaign on anti government rebels in Yemen

In this file photo, French President Francois Hollande delivers a speech at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, January 7, 2015. Philippe Wojazer/Pool/EPA

Qatar joins Gulf partners in backing Sisi's Egypt

Dec 10, 2014 - 8:08 AM

Leaders of the 6 nation Gulf Cooperation Council GCC states in their final statement announce their full support to Egypt and the political program of President Abdel Fattah al Sisi

GULF LEADERS. A general view for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Foreign Ministers meeting ahead of leaders annual summit, in Doha, Qatar, 09 December 2014. Ali Haider/EPA

US soldier released by Taliban in prisoner swap

Jun 01, 2014 - 7:35 AM

Previous attempts to secure the release of Bergdahl 28 through a swap with the Taliban had failed but this time Qatar was able to secure an agreement

BERGDAHL FAMILY. Bob Bergdahl (C) speaks about the release of his son Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl as his wife Jani Bergdahl (L) and US President Barack Obama (R) look on, Washington, DC, USA, May 31, 2014. John Harrington/EPA

Pentagon chief affirms Qatar, US defense ties

Dec 10, 2013 - 8:21 PM

Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel reaffirmed US military ties with Qatar during a regional tour aimed at shoring up Gulf alliances

TIES. Pentagon chief Chuck Hagel met Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and his minister of state for defense in Doha where they renewed a defense agreement. Photo from Agence France-Presse/Kamarul Akhir

Qatar's emir hands power to his son

Jun 25, 2013 - 2:05 PM

Sheik Hamad bin Khalifa al Thani s decision to abdicate sees Tamim propelled into the youngest sovereign of any of the Gulf Arab monarchies

NEW QATAR RULER. A file photo dated 24 December 2012 shows Qatari Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani attending the opening session of the 33rd Gulf leaders summit in Sakhir Palace, South of Manama, Bahrain. Photo by EPA/STR