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Qatar

UK acting agency offered people $25 to attend anti-Qatar protest

UK firm now says it won't be involved 'in such a project', referring to planned protest against Qatari emir in London.

UK acting agency offered people $25 to attend anti-Qatar protest

GCC

Top UN court rules UAE blockade violated Qataris' rights

International Court of Justice rules in discrimination case brought by Doha against the United Arab Emirates.

Middle East

ICJ to announce ruling in Qatar v. UAE lawsuit

The UN's highest legal body is set to announce its verdict in an urgent case filed by Qatar against the UAE for discriminating against Qatari citizens and human rights violations.

Middle East

Qatari players banned from a regional chess championship in UAE

The blockade of Qatar is check-mating its chess players.

Gaza

Qatari envoy sheds light on US plans for Gaza

Israel and Hamas have a tacit understanding not to escalate the conflict into a full-fledged war, Qatari mediator says.

Qatari envoy sheds light on US plans for Gaza

Inside Story

What will be Russia's World Cup legacy?

Russia hosted what many consider to be an extremely successful World Cup that changed perceptions of many visitors.

World Cup

Qatar's emir hopes 2022 World Cup can heal Arab world divisions

For the first time, the tournament is set to take place in the Middle East, as host-nation Qatar faces a blocked by Gulf countries.

Football

After Russia, focus shifts on Qatar for World Cup 2022

Organisers are confident Qatar, which has never taken part in a World Cup, will be able to deliver a successful event.

Middle East

Qatar 2022: World Cup preparations on schedule

The countdown is on for the 2022 Qatar World Cup, and Qatar says it will be ready.

World Cup

2022 World Cup: Will Qatar host 48 teams?

Qatar might be the first nation to host a 48-team World Cup tournament if a number of CONMEBOL nations have their way.

Counting the Cost

Qatar Airways CEO al-Baker: The blockade did impact us

While Qatar's flag carrier has suffered losses, it continues to grow and expand globally, says its CEO Akbar al-Baker.

Human Rights

Qatar blockade case to appear before UN's highest court

Qatar says the blockade has violated human rights of nationals of both Qatar and the United Arab Emirates.

Qatar blockade case to appear before UN's highest court

Human Rights

UN top court begins hearing Qatar lawsuit against UAE

Doha accuses the United Arab Emirates of discrimination against Qatar and its citizens.

UN top court begins hearing Qatar lawsuit against UAE

Qatar

Qatar pledges $500m in economic aid to Jordan

The announcement came just days after Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates vowed $2.5bn in aid to Amman.

Qatar pledges $500m in economic aid to Jordan

Qatar

Qatar takes UAE to UN's highest court over blockade

Move comes a year after the UAE, along with Bahrain, Egypt and Saudi Arabia cut diplomatic and trade ties with Doha.

Qatar takes UAE to UN's highest court over blockade