Category: Qatar

  • Israel discuss plans to assassinate Syrian president

    Israel discuss plans to assassinate Syrian president : Report Nov 10, 2012 A Lebanese newspaper has disclosed that Qatar and Israel have held a secret meeting to review plans to assassinate Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. Arabic-language Ad-Diyar newspaper said the meeting which was held in the occupied lands included Qatar’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad Bin […]

  • Syrian Anti-Assad Rebel Groups Funded by Saudi Arabia, Qatar

    Syrian rebels take position during clashes with regime forces in the northern city of Aleppo on Sept. 14, 2012 Vast swaths of northern Syria, especially in the province of Idlib, have slipped out of the hands of President Bashar Assad, if not quite out of his reach. The area is now a de facto liberated […]

  • Istanbul Shopping Fest woos visitors from Qatar

    Istanbul Shopping Fest woos visitors from Qatar, GCC By C P Ravindran/Istanbul A bus and a tramway, below, decorated with the Istanbul Shopping Fest visuals Istanbul is gearing up for its second shopping festival next month, with special packages and programmes targeting people from Qatar and other GCC countries. With Istanbul fast becoming a favourite […]

  • Foreign Ministers of Turkey and GCC countries conclude meeting in Istanbul

    WAM ISTANBUL: The six Gulf countries and Turkey on Saturday concluded the Turkey-Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) High Level Strategic Dialogue Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in Istanbul. The UAE was represented to the meeting by H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister. At the meeting, Turkey and the Gulf Cooperation Council (Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, […]

  • Hamas and the Qatar-Turkey Agency of a Palestinian Spring ?

    UN – 2011. The response to the Palestinian bid for recognition of it´s status as a State within the context of the 66th session of the UN General Assembly was, “that a Palestinian Solution only would be possible within a comprehensive solution for the problems in the Middle East “. Since then, the world has […]