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Qatar … ‘for you cannot cut through the earth nor reach the mountains in height’

DOES the Qatari administration think that the misrepresentation and bluffs of its mouthpieces, or the fake tears over a Saudi infant who was barred from accompanying his Qatari mother to visit his father who lives 100 kilometers away, or another from Bahrain or the United Arab Emirates, will change the …

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KUWAIT NOTES INEVITABILITY OF CRISIS RESOLUTION – Qatar willing to listen to Gulf concerns

DOHA SAYS GULF CITIZENS CAN STAY – BOYCOTT COALITION MAY EASE EXPULSIONS Qatar hires 9/11 Attorney General Ashcroft to audit end to terror funding KUWAIT CITY, June 11, (Agencies): Kuwait stressed on Sunday the “inevitability” of resolving the rift between several neighbouring Gulf Arab states through dialogue as it continues …

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Families in the region split as Gulf crisis becomes humanitarian issue

GCC citizens impacted by diplomatic crisis DOHA, June 11, (AFP): Rashed al-Jalahma, 22, has lived almost his whole life in Qatar, but he now faces the decision of whether to stay or return “home” to Bahrain. The aeronautical engineer student is one of thousands of “Khaleejis” — Gulf citizens — …

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Energy exports a lifeline for boycott-hit Qatar – Economic blockade threatening food imports, hitting aviation sector hard

KUWAIT CITY, June 10, (AFP): A Saudi-led diplomatic and economic blockade against Qatar may threaten food imports, but the tiny emirate still has a lifeline through its gas and oil exports, experts said Tuesday. Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt, Bahrain and Yemen have suspended all diplomatic ties to gas-rich Qatar, …

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TILLERSON LAMENTS HUMANITARIAN COST OF BLOCKADE – US, EU back Kuwait Gulf mediation

Crisis hinders US military actions WASHINGTON, June 10, (Agencies): The US supports mediation efforts of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait to bring about a peaceful resolution to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) dispute with Qatar, as well as progress toward eliminating all forms of support for terrorism — military, …

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Qatar’s cenbank asks for FX data as capital outflows pressure riyal – Qatari bonds extend losses after S&P downgrade, CDS rises

DUBAI/DOHA, June 8, (RTRS): Qatar’s central bank has asked commercial banks to provide it with detailed information on foreign exchange trading, banking sources told Reuters on Thursday as Doha’s diplomatic rift with other Gulf states put its currency under pressure. The riyal hit an 11-year low of 3.6530 to the …

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QATAR REJECTS INTERFERENCE AS CRISIS GROWS – Kuwait, US work to end Gulf row

DUBAI, June 8, (Agencies): Efforts to resolve a diplomatic dispute pitting Saudi Arabia and its allies against Qatar intensified Thursday, after Washington offered to mediate the biggest crisis to grip the Gulf in years. As His Highness Kuwait’s Amir shuttled between Gulf capitals for talks, US President Donald Trump offered …

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Qatar the architect of its own isolation

THIS is one of the saddest days since the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) was formed. I never imagined that a brotherly country, a neighbour with which we in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) share ties of blood, would act against us behind the curtain by supporting terrorist groups threatening us …

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‘Vital to exert necessary efforts to solve tiff between Qatar, GCC states’

Decision will not greatly hit oil, gas prices: Dr Emad KUWAIT CITY, June 7: Former member of the Supreme Petroleum Council Dr Emad Al-Etaiqi stressed the importance of exerting necessary efforts to solve the dispute between Qatar and a number of Gulf countries in order to avoid the political and …

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His Highness the Amir hold talks with Qatari counterpart

KUWAIT, June 7 (KUNA)His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah held talks with his Qatari counterpart Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha on Wednesday. The talks focused on the outcomes of the visits of His Highness the Amir of Kuwait to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia …

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