GCC crisis: Rex Tillerson to meet Saudi king, FM

US secretary of state will also meet with FMs of the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt in an effort to help solve Gulf dispute. Tillerson held meetings with the Qatari emir and foreign minister on Tuesday [Naseem Zeitoon/Reuters] US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is expected to meet Saudi King Salman…

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Breaking : Rex Tillerson arrives in Qatar to discuss Gulf Crisis

US officials say the secretary of state does not expect an immediate breakthrough on his four-day trip to the Gulf. The Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah hosted a meeting with Tillerson on Monday evening.  US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has arrived in Doha for talks…

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Gulf crisis: Qatar FM in Kuwait to respond to demands

Response will be the focus of a meeting on Wednesday between ministers from Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and UAE. Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani has previously dismissed the list of demands [Maxim Shemetov/Reuters] Qatar’s foreign minister has arrived in Kuwait to hand over the state’s response to the list of 13…

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Law firm hired by Qatar to probe violations from blockade

Lalive will pursue the cases of some 2,450 citizens and foreign residents hit by the anti-Qatar measures. Barbara Bibbo Qatari officials meet with lawyers from the international law firm Lalive in Geneva [Ayache Derradji/Al Jazeera] Geneva, Switzerland – The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) in Qatar has hired a Swiss law firm…

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Update on Gulf crisis: Qatar FM meets UN Security Council members

Foreign minister asks non-permanent members of UN Security Council to call for an end of the blockade on Qatar. Qatar’s foreign minister met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Friday to discuss the crisis [Reuters] Qatar’s foreign minister has asked members of the United Nations Security Council to…

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GCC crisis Update : Qatar is ready to discuss but won't compromise Sovereignty

Foreign minister describes remarks by Saudi counterpart that Arab countries’ demands are non-negotiable as unhelpful. Qatar’s foreign minister has been holding a series of key meetings in Washington [File: Maxim Shemetov/Reuters] Qatar is prepared to work together with other Gulf countries blockading it in order to reach a resolution to…

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"We do not need your products" : Qataris to states that cut ties with Qatar

Products from states that have cut ties with Qatar are spoiling on shelves as Qataris choose new imports instead. Many Doha residents are boycotting products that came from GCC neighbours [Reuters] by Jenna Belhumeur Doha, Qatar – Shortly after Saudi Arabia shut Qatar’s only land border earlier this month due to a…

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Saudi-led demands not 'reasonable or actionable': Qatar

Doha says it is reviewing a document issued by Saudi-led bloc of Arab countries and preparing ‘an appropriate response’. Qatar said it had received a list of demands from “siege countries” [Ted Regencia/Al Jazeera] Qatar has dismissed a list of demands submitted by four Arab nations as neither reasonable or…

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