United States

Tillerson urges caution in Saudi regional interventions

US secretary of state advises kingdom to be 'a bit more measured' and 'thoughtful' in its actions in the Middle East.

US to Saudis: Temper actions on Yemen, Qatar, Lebanon

GCC

How Qatar-Gulf crisis developed up to the GCC summit

Here is how the Qatar-Gulf crisis developed day by day up to December 5.

Inside Story

What remains of the GCC?

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

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.

Opinion

Where is the wisdom in boycotting Qatar?

The Saudi-led economic and diplomatic boycott of Qatar is against the core principles of international law.

Katariina Simonen

by Katariina Simonen
- Mohammed Al Mahruqy

Katariina Simonen

GCC

GCC summit cut short amid diplomatic rift

All the delegates will leave Kuwait City on Tuesday instead of Wednesday following a closed session.

GCC summit cut short by a day amid diplomatic rift

GCC

Qatar-Gulf crisis: Your questions answered

A breakdown of the latest diplomatic crisis and what it means for the region.

UAE

UAE and Saudis form new partnership separate from GCC

New committee, which focuses on military and trade cooperation, comes amid an unprecedented crisis among Gulf countries.

UAE and Saudis form new partnership separate from GCC

GCC

EU: GCC summit is 'a very positive sign'

A look at the differences and similarities between the Gulf Cooperation Council and the European Union.

GCC

Gulf ministers hold key talks ahead of summit

Foreign ministers meet in Kuwait City in one of the highest official encounters since the row over Qatar began in June.

Gulf ministers hold key talks before GCC summit

Middle East

What is the GCC?

Al Jazeera explains why the GCC was formed, its structural bodies and key security agreements among the six states.

What is the GCC?

GCC

Will the GCC summit resolve the ongoing crisis?

As the 38th Gulf Cooperation Council summit approaches, analysts question whether it can heal the current rift.

Will the GCC summit resolve the ongoing crisis?

GCC

Kuwait's emir meets GCC chief ahead of Gulf summit

Six months into the Qatar-GCC crisis, the worst in the region in decades, Gulf leaders are set to meet in Kuwait City.

GCC

Qatari emir to attend key GCC summit in Kuwait

FM says Sheikh Tamim will take part in meeting of Gulf leaders, to be held as regional crisis hits six-month mark.

Qatar's emir to attend Gulf summit: foreign minister

Qatar

Turkey, Iran, Pakistan see big trade boost with Qatar

The Gulf crisis helps open new trade routes and increase bilateral trade from Iran, Turkey and Pakistan to Qatar.

Turkey, Iran, Pakistan see big trade boost with Qatar