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

Middle East

Gulf crisis one year: Qatar steps up self-sustainability

When blockading countries stopped exporting fresh produce, Qatar stepped and created their own - Baladna farm.

Qatar

Qatar FM: Saudi threat violates international law

Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani says purchase of military equipment is a 'sovereign decision'.

Talk to Al Jazeera

Qatar FM: 'Impulsive behaviour' is a threat to GCC stability

Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani discusses the blockade imposed against his country and its regional impact.

Politics

Understanding the blockade against Qatar

Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt severed diplomatic and trade ties with Qatar one year ago.

Understanding the blockade against Qatar

Middle East

GCC crisis: Qatar Airways to expand despite 'substantial' losses

Prior to the blockade, the state-owned airline earned record annual profits.