Qatar

Qatari emir: Blockade by GCC countries 'futile'

In comments to major security conference, Sheikh Tamim denounces 'aggressive' blockade imposed by four Arab countries.

Sheikh Tamim: Qatar blockade by GCC countries 'futile'

Special series

Qatar: Beyond the Blockade

A look at the effect of the GCC crisis and how it's affecting life in Qatar - from family ties, to business, to art.

GCC

Tillerson urges coalition unity in fight against ISIL

Tillerson's comments come during donor conference in Kuwait to support reconstruction and stabilisation efforts in Iraq.

Qatar

British MP received $20,700 for anti-Qatar conference

Buzzfeed says British parliamentarian was paid thousands to help organise conference criticising Qatar in London.

British MP received $20,700 for anti-Qatar conference

United Arab Emirates

Louvre to probe Qatar map distortion at UAE franchise

French officials apologise for inaccurate depiction of Gulf region at Abu Dhabi branch, says Qatar's human rights chief.

Louvre to probe Qatar map distortion at UAE franchise

Qatar

Defence minister: Saudi, UAE intended to invade Qatar

Khalid bin Mohammad al-Attiyah says siege countries 'have tried everything' from provoking tribes and replacing leader.

Defence minister: Saudi, UAE intended to invade Qatar

Qatar

Qatar 'ready to participate' in US-GCC summit

Qatar's foreign minister says any solution to Gulf crisis must be based on principles of equality between GCC nations.

Qatar 'ready to participate' in US-GCC summit

Turkey

No timeline set for further Turkish forces in Qatar

Turkey-Qatar deal signed in 2014 enables deployment of Turkish air, naval forces in the Gulf state, Turkish envoy says.

No timeline set for further Turkish forces in Qatar

Qatar

UN urged to implement findings on Qatar blockade

NHRC urges immediate implementation of UN report that found Saudi-led blockade on Qatar was 'without legal basis'.

UN urged to implement findings on Qatar blockade

Opinion

Football and the GCC crisis

How the GCC crisis upended Europe's football transfer market.

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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

United States

US officials call for end to Gulf crisis

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Gulf crisis has had a negative military and economic impact on the US.

Qatar

Qatar to expand US airbase as defence chief visits DC

Al Udeid, which houses almost 10,000 US personnel, serves as one of the most crucial overseas American military bases.

Qatar to expand US airbase as defence chief visits DC

GCC

AFC: No neutral venues for Saudi-Qatar football matches

Asia's football governing body rejects Saudi Arabia's call for moving fixtures against Qatar to neutral state amid rift.

AFC: No neutral venues for Saudi-Qatar football matches

Middle East

Life-saving drugs not reaching Qatar: rights group

Euro-med says supplies of essential medical equipment and medicines being held up due to ongoing Saudi-led blockade.

Euro-med urges GCC countries to lift Qatar blockade