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August 24, 2018 5:08 PM Michael Cohen Guilty Plea Reveals Link to Qatari Royal Family

Trump’s former lawyer received a $100,000 brokerage fee for a Florida real-estate deal in which he represented a company owned by Sheikh Abdul Aziz A $100,000 real-estate brokerage fee that was part of former Trump attorney Michael Cohen’s guilty plea Tuesday came from representing a company owned by a member of the Qatar royal family, according to interviews 47

August 17, 2018 8:16 PM Judge Dismisses Qatar’s Lobbyist Nick Muzin From Elliott Broidy Hacking Lawsuit

Federal court in California doesn’t have jurisdiction over lobbyist and his firm, judge concludes A federal judge has dismissed a lobbyist for the state of Qatar from a hacking lawsuit brought by Republican donor Elliott Broidy, citing jurisdiction issues, days after dismissing the Persian Gulf country from the same suit. Mr. Broidy, who has business 71

August 14, 2018 4:23 PM Qatar investigating Nepali worker's death at 2022 World Cup stadium site

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -- Qatar says a Nepali worker has died while helping to build a stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in the Arab nation. Qatar's Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy said in a statement Tuesday the 23-year-old worker died at its Al Wakrah Stadium project site. It offered no cause of death, though the committee said both Qatari 55

August 13, 2018 11:19 AM Iran will not change regional policies under U.S. threats: foreign minister

ANKARA (Reuters) - Iran will not rein in its influence in the Middle East despite mounting U.S. pressure on Tehran to curb its regional activities, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told Qatar’s al Jazeera TV. “Iran will not change its policies in the region because of U.S. sanctions and threats,” al Jazeera on Monday quoted Zarif as saying. In May, President 44

July 26, 2018 4:51 PM Factbox: Risks to Middle East oil and gas shipping routes

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it was suspending oil shipments through the Red Sea after Yemen’s Iran-aligned Houthis attacked two crude tankers, underscoring risks caused by the conflict in the world’s top oil exporting region. Iran, in its row with the United States over sanctions, has also threatened to block the Strait of Hormuz 65

July 24, 2018 9:59 AM UK prosecutor seeks to restore criminal case against Barclays

LONDON (Reuters) - The UK Serious Fraud Office (SFO) is seeking to resurrect its high-profile prosecution of Barclays (BARC.L) over undisclosed payments to Qatari investors during the credit crisis with a rare legal procedure after a London court dismissed its case. The agency had been praised as “fearless” for taking on one of the world’s largest banks 50

July 24, 2018 12:26 AM GOP Donor Sues Ex-U.N. Official, Alleging Qatari Campaign

The lawsuit marks an escalation of Mr. Broidy’s multipronged legal battle against Qatar Republican fundraiser Elliott Broidy on Monday sued a former high-ranking United Nations official, alleging he was an unregistered agent of Qatar who participated in a campaign against Mr. Broidy as part of an operation by the Persian Gulf state to silence its critics 67

July 21, 2018 12:35 PM Russia and Qatar discuss S-400 missile systems deal TASS

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia and Qatar have been in discussions about a possible sale of S-400 missile systems to Doha, TASS news agency cited the Russian envoy to Qatar as saying on Saturday. He also confirmed media reports that Qatar and Russia had signed a deal on supplying Qatar with small arms, such as Kalashnikov assault rifles, and anti-tank weapons 52

July 19, 2018 6:32 PM FIFA fines and warns six clubs over debts to players

Clubs from Russia and Qatar are among six fined by FIFA and warned they risk one-year transfer bans for failing to settle debts to players. FIFA said the clubs also face deductions of six league points if they fail to pay the debts in 30 to 90 days. The clubs are: Kuban of Russia; Al Arabi and Al Kharaitiyat of Qatar; Zamalek of Egypt; Al Jazira of the United 61

July 18, 2018 3:57 PM Factbox: Airbus and Boeing aircraft deals at Farnborough Airshow

(Reuters) - Following is a summary of commercial aircraft deals announced by Airbus (AIR.PA) and Boeing (BA.N) at the Farnborough Airshow in southern England. The two companies have so far signed deals worth more than $100 billion at current list prices. However, this is a gross number. Several of the deals firm up provisional ones, disclose previously 61