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News Qatar » People: Boteach Should Focus on Changing Qatar, Not on Attacking Jewish Leaders’ Efforts to Do So

News channel or source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2018/02/18/boteach-should-focus-on-changing-qatar-not-on-attacking-jewish-leaders-efforts-to-do-so/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Can we move Qatar to develop a mutually beneficial relationship with Israel? We should be working together on such issues, without Shmuley’s barrage of unfair criticism. Fair-minded people can differ as to the best method for addressing these matters.

News Qatar » People: Somalis stand with the Emir and Qatar

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/582129/Somalis-stand-with-the-Emir-and-Qatar
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

On behalf of the Somalis living in Qatar I wish to congratulate His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and the people of Qatar for successfully tackling the unjust blockade imposed on the country by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.

News Qatar » People: David and Goliath: How Qatar Defeated the Saudi and UAE Annexation Plot

News channel or source: https://www.thenation.com/article/david-and-goliath-how-qatar-defeated-the-saudi-and-uae-annexation-plot/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Qatar began importing more food by air and sea, and there were never any shortages, despite some sensationalist reporting at the time. Indeed, longtime non-Qatari residents have told me that they were astonished that people in Doha did not rush to stock up ...

News Qatar » People: Kvitova beats Muguruza in Qatar final to get back into top 10

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/kvitova-beats-muguruza-qatar-final-back-top-10-190607118--ten.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

(Reuters) - Twice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova stormed back into the world's top 10 for the first time since being stabbed just over two years ago when she beat Spain's Garbine Muguruza in the Qatar Open ... and hopefully the people enjoyed it."

News Qatar » People: Qatar emir says Gulf blockade a ‘futile crisis,’ calls for unity in Middle East

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/16/qatar-emir-says-gulf-blockade-was-futile-calls-middle-east-unity.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Qatar's emir added: "By diffusing the impact of the illegal and aggressive measures imposed on our people, Qatar preserved its sovereignty. This failed blockade shows how small states can use diplomacy and strategic economic planning to weather the storms ...

News Qatar » People: Qatar: Beyond the Blockade

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/specialseries/2018/02/qatar-blockade-180212075226584.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Everything will be back to normal," recalls Mohammad Awais Shafeeq, a businessman of Pakistani descent, born and raised in Qatar. As this crisis continues without a solution, this film follows several people in Qatar to find out how they are facing up to ...

News Qatar » People: Why are Jewish leaders fighting about Qatar? Here’s a scorecard

News channel or source: http://jewishstandard.timesofisrael.com/why-are-jewish-leaders-fighting-about-qatar-heres-a-scorecard/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

WASHINGTON — There’s a battle going on among pro-Israel leaders, and it’s over Qatar. It’s like watching ice hockey players clear the bench for a brawl — but the antagonists are all on the same team. The people lining up to praise or bury the ...

News Qatar » People: Will Israel, Qatar cooperate to save Gaza?

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/israel-qatar-cooperation-gaza-us-jason-greenblatt-crisis.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

US Middle East envoy Jason Greenblatt called for Israel and Qatar to cooperate in order to save the Gaza ... and thanked Egypt for agreeing to open the Rafah crossing into Gaza to let people and goods in and out. Greenblatt also argued for the first ...

News Qatar » People: Doha Dispatch: Wozniacki, Muguruza and more share passion for Qatar

News channel or source: http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2018/02/doha-dispatch-wozniacki-muguruza-and-more-share-love-doha/72178/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

DOHA — You’re unlikely to find a player in the draw that doesn’t enjoy being in Doha for the Qatar Total Open, even if they lose (or withdraw). “It's a nice city. The weather is perfect this period, and also the people are very nice [to] me,” Si ...

News Qatar » People: Qatar calls for EU-style security pact for Middle East

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-germany-security-qatar/qatar-calls-for-eu-style-security-pact-for-middle-east-idUSKCN1G01TK
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Qatar, a tiny but rich Gulf Arab state ... have sparked humanitarian catastrophes and one of the largest refugee crises ever with millions of people washing up in Europe in recent years. “We can mirror efforts of the European Union, its ability to ...