Steep list of demands to end Qatar crisis

2017-06-23 08:26

Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries that have cut ties to Qatar have issued a steep list of demands to end the crisis.

Qatar pulls all its troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border

2017-06-14 20:15

Qatar says it's pulled its troops from Djibouti-Eritrea border that it had mediated in long-running territorial dispute.

Top Africa stories: Mugabe, DRC, AU

2017-06-13 08:34

Zimbabwean President Mugabe has sacked his chief prosecutor Johannes Tomana... but why?, and Congolese ex-rebel commander Bosco Ntaganda will finally testify in his trial at the ICC.

Why the gulf turned on Qatar

2017-06-11 06:10

From Russian hackers to fake news – here’s what influences the perceptions of its neighbours, writes Thembisa Fakude.

Egypt accuses Qatar of paying ransom to 'terrorist group'

2017-06-09 10:06

Egypt has asked the United Nations to investigate an enormous ransom that Qatar allegedly paid an ISIS-linked "terrorist group" in order to free members of its royal family detained in Iraq.

Egypt's Sisi sees vindication in moves against Qatar

2017-06-08 13:33

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi sees his uncompromising, vision on Islamic militancy vindicated, with Egypt becoming part of a four-nation alliance against Qatar.

Egyptians in Qatar fear being swept up in Gulf crisis

2017-06-06 19:32

Egyptian officials say the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and its Gulf neighbors has yet to affect the 300 000 Egyptian workers in the tiny, energy-rich country, amid fears they could be expelled or stranded

Sudan urges 'reconciliation' to end Gulf row with Qatar

2017-06-06 11:30

Sudan has offered to launch "reconciliation" efforts between Qatar and its neighbouring Gulf Arab countries that have cut diplomatic ties with Doha after accusing it of supporting extremism.

Tillerson urges Gulf states to address differences, stay united

2017-06-05 16:17

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has called on Gulf states to stay united and work out their differences after several nations cut diplomatic ties with Qatar.

Qatar says state news website hacked, fake article published

2017-05-24 18:47

Qatar says hackers broke into the website of its state-run news agency and published a fake statement from the country's ruling Emir.


US and Qatar seal $12bn deal for F-15 fighter jets

2017-06-15 10:35

Washington and Doha have signed an agreement for the purchase of F-15 fighter jets, with an initial cost of $12 billion, as US President Donald Trump's administration attempts to navigate an ongoing diplomatic crisis in the Gulf.

Al Jazeera off the table in any Gulf crisis talks - FM

2017-06-13 12:58

Qatari media group will not be discussed in any negotiations: Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani.

AU chair calls for 'dialogue' in Gulf crisis

2017-06-12 08:47

African Union chair Alpha Conde has put himself forward as a mediator in the crisis between Qatar and other Gulf countries, urging dialogue after several African nations also recalled their ambassadors to Doha.

Egypt's Al-Sisi praises Trump's stance on Qatar

2017-06-10 19:04

Egypt President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has praised President Trump for his role in "the formation of a united front to combat terrorism" after he called on Qatar to stop its financial support of extremist groups

Qatar FM rejects intervention in foreign policy

2017-06-09 06:14

Qatar's foreign minister has rejected interference in his country's foreign policy, ruling out a military solution to a crisis which has seen Riyadh and its allies cut ties with Doha.

Senegal joins nations cutting ties with Qatar

2017-06-07 20:08

The West African nation of Senegal is recalling its ambassador from Qatar, joining several Middle Eastern countries that have cut diplomatic ties in recent days.

Kuwait trying to mediate Gulf crisis

2017-06-06 19:05

Kuwait is trying to mediate and solve a diplomatic crisis after Arab nations cut diplomatic ties, Qatar's foreign minister says.

Qatar says Kuwait trying to mediate, solve diplomatic rift

2017-06-06 08:21

Qatar's foreign minister says Kuwait is trying to mediate and solve a diplomatic crisis that has seen Arab nations cut off diplomatic ties.

Saudi, Bahrain, Egypt and UAE cut ties with Qatar over terrorism

2017-06-05 06:31

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates announced they were severing diplomatic ties with Qatar, as they accused the Gulf state of supporting terrorism.

Qatar upholds death sentence in UK teacher's murder

2017-05-01 10:33

A Doha court has upheld the death penalty in the retrial of a Qatari man convicted of murdering a 24-year-old British female teacher.

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