Qatar

Arab quartet accuses UN commission of Qatar bias

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt reject findings of an OHCHR report on the effects of the ongoing blockade on Qatar.

Arab quartet accuses UN commission of Qatar bias

Middle East

UK fines Al Arabiya for Bahrain 'torture confession'

Saudi channel broadcast video of opposition leader Hassan Mushaima as 'willful testimony', despite his torture.

UK fines Al Arabiya for Bahrain 'torture confession'

Bahrain

Bahrain: Rights groups demand care for jailed activist

Fears for Nabeel Rajab's life as authorities in Bahrain withhold medical treatment for government critic, groups say.

Bahrain: Rights groups demand care for jailed activist

Bahrain

Nabeel Rajab case 'shows corruption of Bahrain justice'

Rights groups warn ailing political activist, who has been in detention since 2016, could spend more years in jail.

Bahrain ruling on Nabeel Rajab jail term condemned

GCC

Qatar: UN report proof Saudi-led blockade illegal

The National Human Rights Committee of Qatar (NHCR) calls the UN report proof the blockade is illegal.

Qatar: UN report proof Saudi-led blockade illegal

Qatar

Gulf Cup: Qatar eliminated defending the tournament

Gulf Cup: Qatar eliminated defending the tournament Defending Gulf Cup champions, Qatar, have been knocked out of this year's tournament in the group stage. That's despite a draw with Bahrain. Al Jazeera’s Peter Stemmet reports.

Opinion

The GCC's arms race and the Iranian 'threat'

GCC countries have spent billions of dollars on US arms. Will that guarantee their security?

Khalid Al-Jaber

by Khalid Al-Jaber
- Giorgio Cafiero

Khalid Al-Jaber

Bahrain

Bahrain FM: Don't pick fights with US over side issues

Khalid al-Khalifa says it is unhelpful to 'pick fights' over 'side issues', which many interpret as Jerusalem reference.

Bahrain warns against challenging US over 'side issues'

Israel

Israel delegation to visit Bahrain after furore: report

News of visit come after Bahraini delegation travelled to Israel, claiming to send 'message of religious tolerance'.

Israel delegation to visit Bahrain after furore: report

GCC

Siege of Qatar 'arbitrarily splitting up families'

Amnesty International calls on Saudi-led bloc to lift blockade of Qatar, which it says is harming thousands of families.

Siege of Qatar 'arbitrarily splitting up families'

Bahrain

Palestinians refuse Bahrain delegation entry to Gaza

Social media users take to Twitter and decry Bahrain group's visit to Israel amid ongoing protests over Jerusalem.

Anger as 'This is Bahrain' delegation visits Israel

Bahrain

Bahraini delegation visits Israel

Group will stay in Israel for four days to 'send a message of religious tolerance', media report says.

Bahraini delegation visits Israel

Inside Story

What remains of the GCC?

Doubts about future after only two leaders attend annual summit in Kuwait.

Tax

EU puts UAE, Bahrain and Tunisia on tax haven blacklist

The three countries were among seventeen that fail to comply with European Union tax standards.

EU puts UAE, Bahrain and Tunisia on tax haven blacklist

GCC

Kuwait emir: GCC structure may have to change

Sheikh Sabah urges caution in the face of challenges as meeting in Kuwait City is cut short following a closed session.