14 Reasons Why The Qatar World Cup Is Going To Be A Disaster

Business Insider 22 April 2014
By Tony Manfred

The decision to award Qatar the 2022 World Cup was met with widespread skepticism. Qatar's lack of infrastructure and soccer tradition, combined with questions about the


Behind Qatar's bet on the Muslim Brotherhood

Christian Science Monitor 22 April 2014
By Christa Case Bryant

The Muslim Brotherhood, the Islamic political organization that has been defanged in almost every area where it was once a key player, has driven a deep rift between the Gulf's


Qaradawi says he will not be deported from Qatar

Al-Masry Al-Youm 22 April 2014

Head of the International Union of Muslim Scholars and pro-Muslim Brotherhood figure, Yusuf al-Qaradawi, denied transferring his place of residence from Doha to Tunisia or to


NY Arab Advocacy Group Funding Linked to Qatar

Clarion Project 20 April 2014
By Ryan Mauro

The Arab American Association of New York and Linda SarsourLinda Sarsourits Executive Director, Linda Sarsour, lists the Qatar Foundation International second on its website’s


Qatar Must Shun the Muslim Brotherhood

News Max 16 April 2014

For several decades, the Muslim Brotherhood has enjoyed safe haven in Qatar and several Arab countries such as Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Bahrain. After the so-called “Arab Spring,”


Longtime U.S. 'Allies' Qatar, Kuwait Prime Terror Financiers

Clarion Project 11 April 2014
By Ryan Mauro

David Cohen, the Treasury Department Under Secretary for Terrorism and Financial Intelligence, has stated for the record what no other U.S. official would: Qatar and Kuwait, two supposed


Struggling Sudan gets $1 bn from Qatar

The National 3 April 2014

Qatar’s emir held talks in Sudan on Wednesday at a time of strained ties between his country and other Gulf countries over Doha’s perceived support for the Muslim Brotherhood


Qatar "UAE's 8th emirate", says Dubai security chief

Arabian Business 3 April 2014
By Beatrice Thomas

A top Dubai security official has sparked outrage on social media after reportedly claiming on his Twitter account that Qatar was the “UAE’s eighth emirate”. General Dahi Khalfan, who


Turkey, Qatar excluded from Cairo Islamic meeting: report

Hurriyet Daily News 25 March 2014

Egypt has not invited Qatar and Turkey for a major Islamic conference due in Cairo later this week, according to a report published on March 22. "We are not having a crisis


Defying allies, Qatar unlikely to abandon favoured Syria rebels

Swiss Info 21 March 2014
By Amena Bakr

Qatar's backing for Syrian rebels widely regarded as jihadi militants might appear a diplomatic liability at a time when global alarm about al Qaeda is on the rebound. But that is not


Tariq Ramadan’s Qatar Research Center Holds 2nd Annual Conference; Former Al Jazeera General Manger Keynote Speaker

Tariq Ramadan’s Qatar Research Center Holds 2nd Annual Conference; Former Al Jazeera General Manger Keynote Speaker The website of Global Muslim Brotherhood leader Tariq


Saudi Arabia closes local al Jazeera office over Qatar’s backing for the Muslim Brotherhood

The Independent 13 March 2014
By Patrick Cockburn

Saudi Arabia intends to close the local office of the Qatari-owned al Jazeera satellite television station in the latest episode in the escalating conflict in which the Saudis,


UK Muslim Brotherhood Demo Supports Qatar In Quarrel With Arab States

The British Muslim Initiative (BMI) has announced a demonstration in support of Qatar in its quarrel with other Arab states over supporting the Muslim Brotherhood.


Qatar alone: A Sunni monarchy charts an independent course

U.S. relations with the monarchies of the Persian Gulf are complicated enough, but now three of them — Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, joined by Egypt, another Sunni


Saudi action puts Muslim Brotherhood in Kuwait on spot

Almonitor 11 March 2014

On March 11, a little-noticed lawsuit will resume in the Kuwaiti courts to disband the Muslim Brotherhood’s local charity arm, the Social Reform Society. Al Eslah, as it is known, is accused of mixing


UAE Joins Gulf-Wide Crackdown on MB, Hamas

Clarion Project 11 March 2014
By Ryan Mauro

As UAE join Egypt and Saudi Arabia in condemning the Muslim Brotherhood, only Qatar continues to give support. The Muslim Brotherhood is down to one Arab state sponsor:


Five Muslim Movie Reviews

PJ Media 11 March 2014
By Robert Spencer

Siskel and Ebert they ain’t, but Islamic scholars, supremacists, jihadists and pressure groups have made their views known, often in quite colorful ways, about numerous motion pictures


Egypt Joins Other Arab States In Pulling Ambassador From Qatar

US media has reported that Egypt joined three other Arab states last Thursday in withdrawing its ambassador from Qatar over its support of the Muslim Brotherhood. According a


Is Muslim Brotherhood in America 10 March 2014

The Muslim Brotherhood (MB) was founded in Egypt in 1928 and is considered a terrorist organization by many countries, including Islamic countries. Its stated goal is to


Saudis, Emiratis quit Qatari media outlets 10 March 2014

Saudi and Emirati pundits have quit major media outlets in Qatar, including the broadcaster of top-flight European football, they said on Sunday, as tensions soar between Doha

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