Posts Tagged ‘Qatar’

Ilhan Omar Accused of Being A Paid Agent of Qatar & Accessing Sensitive Info For Iran: Court Testimony

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) has been accused of being a paid agent of the government of Qatar and using her position in Congress to access sensitive information for the benefit of Iran, according to testimony in a civil suit in Florida. Alan Bender, a Kuwaiti-born Canadian businessman, made the accusations in video-conference testimony on October […]

US Moved Air Force Command From Qatar To South Carolina Fearing Iranian Attacks

Source 30.09.2019 The US Air Force Commander Center’s operation was moved from Qatar to South Carolina, after operating out of the Middle Eastern country for the last 13 years. The Command Center was used to command fighter jets, bombers, unmanned aerial vehicles and other US Air Force assets from Northeast Africa, the Middle East to Southeast Asia. […]

Zarif says trip to Qatar ‘very productive’

Heading home after a one-day visit to Doha, Zarif wrote on his twitter account, “Back from a very productive trip to Qatar. Exchanged ideas with Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, and Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani on bilateral, regional and global issues.” He also reiterated Iran’s stance on the recent developments regarding the region’s security, […]

Iran a key player in region’s security, stability: Qatar

MNA – Qatari Defense Minister Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah said Iran is a key player in the region’s security and stability. In a phone conversation with his Iranian counterpart Brigadier General Amir Hatami, al-Attiyah said, “The Islamic Republic of Iran is a key player and a key player in the security and stability of the […]

Qatar is becoming Gaza’s only reliable donor, but the massive cash influx is still only a band-aid

One recent morning, Mohsen Khoweisheq was one of hundreds of desperately low-income Palestinians queuing outside Gaza City’s central post office, waiting to receive a $100 bill from the Qatari government.  “I don’t know how I’d survive my upcoming days if I didn’t receive this money,” says the 34-year-old father. “Great thanks to Qatar for the […]

British football fan says ‘tortured’ in UAE for supporting Qatar squad

A British man says he was detained, verbally abused and tortured in the United Arab Emirates for wearing a jersey of the Qatar national football team during the 2019 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup. Ali Issa Ahmad, from Wolverhampton in central England, said he wore the apparel during a group stage match between Iraq and Qatar on […]

Afghanistan: Qatar Dialog a Ploy to Divide and Conquer

To the Honorable Alice Wells U.S. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs U.S. Department of State RE: The July 7-8 Qatar Intra-Afghan Dialogue Is Simply a Farce. The Real Purpose of This Meeting Is to Divide Afghan Freedom Fighters. Dear Deputy Wells: We, the educated Afghans, who are not war profiteers and […]

Qatar says doesn’t back US on Iran; blasts Saudi Arabia, UAE

Press TV – Saudi and UAE policies are creating more terrorism, conflict and chaos in the Middle East and Africa, Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani has said in London. The two countries’ plan to impose “stability” by supporting authoritarian governments and military councils in Africa, Egypt, Libya and throughout the Arab world […]

#RT #news B-52 takes off from US base in Qatar to deter an alleged Iran’s ‘attack on US interests’ RT Published on May 13, 2019

Blog of Staś Staś Source Article from https://stanstasblog.wordpress.com/2019/05/15/rt-news-b-52-takes-off-from-us-base-in-qatar-to-deter-an-alleged-irans-attack-on-us-interests-rt-published-on-may-13-2019/ Related Posts Mass shooting suspect, who killed 6 in Czech hospital, takes own life while being chased by police Officers have discovered the body of the 42-year-old alleged perpetrator, who had shot himself in Not from a family of onion-eaters? India’s finance minister takes heat for ‘insensitive’ […]

Saudi Arabia, Qatar & UAE owe their existence to Iran – Rouhani

“Had it not been for Iran’s rational decision back then not to cooperate with Saddam, there would have been no trace of these countries today,” Rouhani said on Wednesday. They owe their existence today to Iran. Saddam Hussein invaded neighboring Kuwait in 1990 but was expelled several months later by the US-led coalition during the […]

US confirms its envoy held talks with Taliban in Qatar

The United States has confirmed that its envoy met the Taliban in Qatar as Washington seeks to negotiate an end to the 17-year-old war in Afghanistan. Zalmay Khalilzad, US special representative on Afghan reconciliation, on Tuesday met Taliban representatives in the Qatari capital Doha, the US State Department said. “We can confirm that Special Representative Khalilzad and […]

Qatar Petroleum to invest at least $20 billion in US after quitting OPEC

     Qatar Petroleum (QP) is looking to invest at least $20 billion in the United States over the coming few years, its chief executive told Reuters, after the Gulf Arab state quit OPEC, freeing Doha from potential legal risks in the United States. Saad al-Kaabi, who holds the energy portfolio of the world’s top liquefied […]

Qatar again hit by heavy rainfall – 6 months rain in just a few hours

     Thunderstorms brought heavy rains, strong winds and fresh flooding to the desert state of Qatar on Sunday for the second time in less than a month, as bad weather battered the region claiming lives. Some areas of Qatar received almost half-a-year’s worth of rainfall in just a few hours as thunderstorms struck, said the […]

Israeli flag expected to fly at Qatar gymnastics event

Tamara Nassar Activism and BDS Beat 26 October 2018 Israeli gymnastics team arrives in Doha, Qatar, on 20 October. (via Facebook)  Israel’s sports and culture minister Miri Regev reportedly arrived in the United Arab Emirates late this week along with her country’s judo team, part of a blitz of Israeli normalization with Arab states in the region. The newspaper […]

New ambassadors of Belgium, Netherlands, Qatar meet Zarif

IRNA — New ambassadors of Belgium, the Netherlands and Qatar met with Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif at the beginning of their mission in Iran. The new ambassadors of Belgium, the Netherlands and Qatar on Monday handed over the copies of their credentials, the foreign ministry’s Department of Public Diplomacy and Media reported. Source Article […]

Photos: New ambassadors of Belgium, Netherlands, Qatar meet Zarif

Mizan – New ambassadors of Belgium, the Netherlands and Qatar met with Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad-Javad Zarif at the beginning of their mission in Iran. The new ambassadors of Belgium, the Netherlands and Qatar on Monday handed over the copies of their credentials, the foreign ministry’s Department of Public Diplomacy and Media reported.     […]

Turkey & Qatar are being punished for refusing to do Washington’s bidding on Iran

Trump’s visit to Saudi Arabia in May last year – his first foreign trip as president – was significant for two main reasons: first, the $110 billion arms deal it produced, and secondly, the regional blockade of Qatar it heralded. This was widely seen as having been greenlighted by Trump during his visit. The impact […]

Qatar accused of sabotage campaign with ex-CIA agents to secure World Cup hosting rights

The British newspaper says that it has obtained documents which show that Qatar, the first Arab country to ever host the World Cup, secured the services of a US-based PR firm, as well as the former agents, with the aim of provoking a negative public reaction to the rival bids. The alleged goal of the campaign […]

Saudis and UAE Paid Extras to Protest Qatar in Attempt to Spoil Emir’s UK Visit

LONDON — Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have been accused of paying extras through a talent agency to protest the London visit of the emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, in an attempt to depict the Gulf country’s ruler as a figure loathed by the British public. The emir is hoping […]

Qatar Funding Pro-Israel US Organizations

Renegade Editor’s Note: Isn’t it telling how Qatar is seeking to gain favor from US politicians by donating to Zionist organizations? By Middle East Monitor Qatar has donated $250,000 to some of the most extreme pro-Israel organisations in the US, a report by the Electronic Intifada has revealed. The sums are believed to have been transferred by […]

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