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Qatar offers Egypt $3bn in aid
Gulf state to buy bonds to help Cairo tide over economic crisis as it holds talks with IMF on a financing programme.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 20:24 GMT
New Syria bloc seeks diplomatic recognition
Opposition leader of newly forged National Coalition heads to Cairo along with Qatari PM for meetings with Arab League.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 12:16 GMT
Syrian opposition head wants no-strings aid
Newly-elected head of the Syrian National Council said rebels need hundreds of millions of dollars worth of weapons.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2012 12:30 GMT
Senior Syrian official defects over crackdown
Defence ministry official denounces government claims that ongoing violence is caused by terrorists as "all lies".
Last updated: 01 Aug 2012 11:01 GMT
Syria 'pledges respect' for Annan plan
Foreign minister Walid al-Muallem says deployment of 250 UN monitors is "reasonable and logical", during visit to China.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 23:03 GMT
Monitors to stay in Syria despite 'mistakes'
Arab League observers to continue mission as Qatar's prime minister says that "mistakes" have been made.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 11:37 GMT
NATO rules out Syria intervention
While Rasmussen says military action was out of question, Arab League calls for tanks to be withdrawn from the streets.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2011 02:14 GMT
Arab League seeks UN recognition of Palestine
Statement comes as Qatar proposes that the Middle East peace process be suspended until Israel is "ready" for talks.
Last updated: 28 May 2011 21:34 GMT
Qatar withdraws from Yemen mediation bid
Gulf state quits Yemen arbitration talks citing delays and "intensity of clashes" after more demonstrators killed.
Last updated: 13 May 2011 09:00 GMT
NATO struggles for consensus on Libya
NATO pledges "all necessary resources" but meeting exposes continuing disagreement over extent of support for rebels.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2011 15:27 GMT
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