7 month ago
UN SecGen @antonioguterres & Qatar FM @MBA_AlThani_ had separate phone calls with Iran FM @Amirabdolahian over Vienna talks. Iran FM told UN SecGen that Tehran has made it clear to other parties that resolving "political & fabricated safeguards issues is an essential necessity"
Qatar to host indirect Iran-US talks on reviving 2015 nuclear deal
Retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. John Allen, president of the Brookings Institution, has resigned amid a federal investigation into whether he illegally lobbied on behalf of the wealthy Persian Gulf nation of Qatar
10 month ago
US special envoy Thomas West tweeted he met with Abdullah Abdullah & discussed "need for political process, human rights abuses, women's essential role, humanitarian situation & terrorism threats." "Look forward to continuing dialogue with other Afghan leaders and thinkers
Khamenei: The solidity and stability of Iran-Qatar relations benefit both countries. Current economic relations should increase greatly. In political matters, there's ground for more exchange of ideas too. We hope that this trip will mark a new beginning for expanding cooperation
Khamenei: Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar, and his entourage met with Imam Khamenei, the Leader of the Islamic Revolution
The Palestinian minister for civilian affairs @HusseinSheikhpl confirms that the PA rejected an Israeli proposal for a joint investigation regarding the death of Shirin Abu Akleh and says the Palestinians will conduct their own investigation and update Qatar and U.S
11 month ago
Acting Taliban Foreign Minister Amir Khan Mottaqi met with British Chargé d'Affaires Hugo Shorter in Doha. The Taliban's foreign ministry claimed that Shorter had said in the meeting that Britain did not support the armed opposition to the Taliban
"We can confirm that Safiullah Rauf and Anees Khalil, a U.S. citizen and a lawful permanent resident, respectively, have been released after being unjustly detained in Afghanistan," @StateDeptSpox says. "They are now in Qatar before traveling home
Qatari Armed Forces signed a co-operation agreement in the defence and technical support fields for the Amiri Air Forces with Canada's CAE Incorporated, during the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference Dimdex2022
Blinken: Doha and Washington worked together to confront regional challenges, such as combating ISIS and improving the lives of Palestinians
Qatar FM had a phone talk with Iran FM discussing bilateral & regional issues as well as ViennaTalks. Iran FM criticized the US for raising new issues in Vienna talks & stressed that Iran is seriously working to reach a good, strong & durable agreement
1 year ago
Qatar officially designated by White House as a "major non-NATO ally"
1 year ago
Suhail Shaheen appointed head of Taliban's political office in Qatar
PM Masrour Barzani is beginning his visit to Qatar, where he will meet Emir Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and other senior officials, the PM's office said
Emir of Qatar: Had fruitful discussions with President Biden @POTUS in which we exchanged views on regional and international developments. The strategic partnership between our countries is bringing peace and stability to our region
1 year ago
During a phone call with Abdullah bin Zayed: The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar strongly condemns and denounces the Houthi terrorist attack on civilian facilities in the UAE
Sudan has revoked the license of Al Jazeera Mubasher, part of the Qatar-based network, accusing it of "unprofessional" television coverage of anti-coup protests, the channel said on Sunday.
Head of the Military Council of Chad to Al Jazeera: The upcoming dialogue in Qatar with the armed movements will allow peace to be reached
Head of the Military Council in Chad to Al Jazeera: The upcoming dialogue in Qatar will allow negotiations with the armed movements
1 year ago
Iran's foreign minister met with Hamas' Ismail Haniyeh in Qatar today
Qatar condemns the Houthi militia's detention of the "Rawabi" ship and demands its release
1 year ago
GAS MARKET: The U.S. overtook Qatar and Australia in December, ***becoming for the first time ever the world's largest LNG exporter***.
Kenyan forces could be deployed to Qatar for World Cup security - Minister
Qatari Foreign Minister: Russia, China and the countries of the region have legitimate concerns about any tension that may occur in Afghanistan
1 year ago
Footage of a Qatari military cargo plane that landed on Tuesday afternoon at Mitiga base in Tripoli. The aircraft model C17 and code A7-MAO came from Al-Udeid Air Base near Doha; the tracking devices were closed as soon as it entered Libyan airspace
Bakhatar News Agency quoted Zabihullah Mujahid that talks between US and Taliban will start, next week in Qatar
Qatar foreign minister calls for halt to Arab normalization with Syria's Assad after UAE visit
Qatari Foreign Minister: We are not currently considering normalization with the Assad government, and we believe that it must be held accountable for its crimes
The United States and Qatar will sign an arrangement on Friday morning for Qatar to represent the diplomatic interests of the United States in Afghanistan, aka act as the "protecting power" for the United States, a senior U.S. official tells.