Qatari artists illustrate impact of 100 days of Gulf crisis

This week marked 100 days since Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the UAE and Bahrain imposed a blockade on Qatar. Reacting to the blockade, five Qatar artists have covered the walls of what was once Doha's old Fire Station with graffiti.

by

    This week marked 100 days since Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain imposed a blockade on Qatar.

    They accuse the Arab Gulf state of spreading instability and supporting "terrorism", claims Qatar strongly denies.

    Reacting to the blockade, five Qatari artists have covered the walls of what was once Doha's Fire Station with graffiti.

    Al Jazeera's Mereana Hond reports from Doha.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    Survivor stories from Super Typhoon Haiyan

    The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story.

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    How Moscow lost Riyadh in 1938

    Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn't killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia.

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    We Are Still Here: A Story from Native Alaska

    From Qatar to Alaska, a personal journey exploring what it means to belong when your culture is endangered.