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June 10, 2017 12:06 AM Trump scolds Qatar as Tillerson seeks to ease crisis

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday accused Qatar of being a "high level" sponsor of terrorism, potentially hindering the U.S. Department of State's efforts to ease heightening tensions and a blockade of the Gulf nation by Arab states and others. "The nation of Qatar unfortunately has historically been a funder of terrorism at a very high level 73

June 9, 2017 12:10 AM Qatar rejects as baseless terrorism designations by four Arab states

Qatar dismissed allegations of support for Islamist militancy on Friday after four Arab states, which cut ties with Qatar earlier this week, put the emirate on a "terror finance watch list". "The recent joint statement issued by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the UAE regarding a 'terror finance watch list' once again reinforces baseless 100

June 8, 2017 2:18 AM Kuwait's emir meets with Qatari leader amid diplomatic rift

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Kuwait's emir has traveled to Qatar and met that country's leader as part of his efforts to mediate an end to a crisis that's seen Arab nations cut ties to the energy-rich country and attempt to isolate it. Kuwait's Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah was met planeside by Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, when he arrived 49

June 7, 2017 12:03 PM Hacking, bots and information wars in the Qatar spat

While the recent diplomatic breakdown between Qatar and its Gulf neighbors exposes the political differences between the Gulf Cooperation Council member states, it also highlights the emergence of new types of cyber and information warfare. Instead of the Gulf states simply turning their methods of surveillance and propaganda inward to their citizens 230

June 6, 2017 11:27 AM Kuwait seeks to mediate Arab crisis over Qatar

DOHA/DUBAI Kuwait's ruler will travel to Saudi Arabia on Tuesday, hoping to heal a damaging rift between Qatar and powerful Arab states over the former' s alleged support of Islamist militants and of political and religious rival Iran. Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah will meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and seek to resolve the worst 46

June 5, 2017 3:18 PM Arab powers sever Qatar ties, citing support for militants

DUBAI The Arab world's strongest powers cut ties with Qatar on Monday over alleged support for Islamists and Iran, re-opening a festering wound just two weeks after U.S. President Donald Trump's demand for Muslim states to fight terrorism. Saudi Arabia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates and Bahrain cut relations with Qatar in a coordinated move. Yemen, Libya's 78

June 5, 2017 8:14 AM The Latest: Saudi airline suspending flights to Qatar

Saudi Arabian Airlines says it is suspending flights to Qatar, joining other airlines stopping service amid a growing diplomatic rift. The airline, also known as Saudia, posted on Twitter on Monday afternoon that it would be halting flights, without elaborating. It is joining Emirates, Etihad and FlyDubai in halting flights to the Qatari capital of Doha. The airlines' 44

June 5, 2017 6:53 AM UAE-Qatar flights halted as Gulf crisis escalates

Some of the Middle East's biggest airlines are suspending flights to Qatar as a major diplomatic crisis roils the region. Etihad, Emirates and FlyDubai on Monday announced they are halting all flights in and out of Doha, the Qatari capital, starting Tuesday morning. The news comes after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt said they have broken off relations 50

June 5, 2017 3:01 AM The Latest: UAE, Egypt cut diplomatic ties to Qatar

The two countries have joined Saudi Arabia and Bahrain in cutting ties to Qatar amid a growing Arab diplomatic dispute with the small, gas-rich nation. Both the UAE and Egypt made the announcement on their state-run news agencies within minutes of each other. Qatari officials did not immediately respond to a request for comment. The dispute between Qatar 52

May 8, 2017 7:19 AM Diego Maradona returns to management with Al-Fujairah in UAE

Diego Maradona has been appointed coach of Al-Fujairah in the United Arab Emirates. Maradona, 56, has been out of management since being sacked by Dubai's Al-Wasl in 2012 but has now found a new role in the UAE second division. Maradona won the 1986 World Cup with his country and reached the final four years later, and twice won Serie A with Napoli 57