Qatar

Officials in Qatar Confirm Detention of Britons Researching Migrant Labor

The New York Times 8 September 2014

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Qatar has confirmed that it is holding two Britons who went missing while researching migrant labor issues, saying that the men are being

 

Is Qatar the Foremost Supporter of the Islamic State's Sunni Jihad?

Breitbart 8 September 2014
By Jordan Schachtel

Following Al Qaeda’s September 11, 2001 attack against the United States, Qatar’s state-owned Al Jazeera was introduced to the U.S. public as the channel that received the tape

 

Qatar’s Support of Islamists Alienates Allies Near and Far

The New York Times 8 September 2014
By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK

CAIRO — Standing at the front of a conference hall in Doha, the visiting sheikh told his audience of wealthy Qataris that to help the battered residents of Syria, they should

 

Saudi Arabia’s expedient reconciliation with Qatar

Panorama.am 5 September 2014

Below is Iranian Diplomacy’s interview with Hossein Nooshabadi, Iran’s former ambassador to Oman. - Qatar’s support of the Muslim Brotherhood caused Saudi Arabia to set

 

How the US and Qatar Created ISIS, Monster of 100,000 Assassins

Cherson and Molschky 4 September 2014
By Y.K. Cherson.

Who is the biggest aggressor on our planet today? China? Russia? The USA? Israel? India? Pakistan? None of the above. It’s Qatar. The military budget of this tiny

 

Qatar Fingered as Top Mideast Terror Financier

Israel Today 2 September 2014
By Ryan Jones

Qatar figured as a major player in this summer’s Gaza war, and just might be involved in other regional conflicts involving brutal jihadist terror groups, and not in a good

 

Israel and the Obama-Qatari Axis

FrontPage Magazine 2 September 2014
By Joseph Puder

When considering the geo-political map of the current Middle East, not everything is negative or alarming, at least from an Israeli point of view. Although the Middle East is

 

Qatar's role as US ally at odds with claims it sponsors terror

FOX News 1 September 2014
By Paul Alste

If the Middle East were one big room, Qatar would be the elephant, according to a growing number of regional experts who believe the oil rich emirate is propping up violent

 

ISIS: Saudi-Qatari-Funded Wahhabi Terrorists Worldwide

Under London's Wing 28 August 2014
By Ramtanu Maitra

The sudden emergence of another organized militant Islamist-terrorist group, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), aka the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

 

Turkish Charity Central To 2010 Gaza Flotilla Signs Cooperation Agreement With Qatar

The Global Muslim Brotherhood Daily Watch 28 August 2014

Israeli media is reporting that the Humanitarian Relief Foundation (IHH), a Turkish group close to the Global Muslim Brotherhood, has signed a ‘strategic cooperation agreement’ with Qatar. According to a Jerusalem Post report:

 

Egypt's Morsi accused of leaking secret files to Qatar

World Bulletin 28 August 2014

Egypt's Prosecutor-General has jailed ousted president Mohamed Morsi for 15 days pending investigation into alleged charges of leaking classified documents to Qatar, a judicial

 

Senior Fatah Source: Qatar Pushed Hamas Back to War

Arutz Sheva 27 August 2014
By Ari Yashar

A senior member of Palestnian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas's Fatah faction said Wednesday Hamas's choice to forego the Egyptian truce proposal and return to its rocket

 

The reach of Qatar's clout

The Jerusalem Post 27 August 2014
By MICHAEL WILNER

No government has supported Hamas throughout its war with Israel more stridently than Qatar, hosting its leaders, funding its militarization, and, in recent weeks, blocking

 

Qatar Brokers Hostage Release Amid Criticism Over Terror Support

the Clarion Project 26 August 2014
By Elliot Friedland

An American journalist held hostage in Syria was released on Sunday. Peter Theo Curtis, a freelance reporter, had been held by the al-Qaeda affiliate Jabhat al-Nusra for almost

 

The Arab Empire

National Review Online 25 August 2014
By Josh Gelernter

A map has circulated showing the Islamic State’s five-year plan: a caliphate that stretches from the Iberian peninsula to western China, including all of India, north Africa,

 

Belgium Diplomat, Jean-Marie Pire, Arrested For Ripping Qatari Princess' Face Veil Off

The Huffington Post UK 22 August 2014

A senior Belgium diplomat has been arrested for taking off the full-face veil of a Qatari princess after she asked him for directions, in a case that has highlighted

 

Hamas Tunnel Insights: Tunnel Digging Unit In Action; Qatar Supplies High Technology

Al-Jazeera has featured a look at the operations of the tunnel-digging unit of Hamas’ Al-Qassam Brigades. According to a MEMRI translation of the audio from the program:

 

Ex-MI6 chief cites ISIS’s Saudi, Qatari donors

Money Jihad 5 August 2014

Richard Dearlove, the former head of the British spy agency MI6, made these comments last month about support for the Islamic State of Iraq by Saudi and Qatari donors:

 

UAE accused of arresting and torturing Qataris

Middle East Eye 9 July 2014

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has come in for criticism for allegedly imprisoning and torturing Qatari nationals. A report by the local Arabic daily Al Arab has claimed

 

Qatar's annus horribilis

Al-Monitor 4 July 2014

What a difference a year makes in the Middle East. One year ago this week, Qatar's emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, handed over power to his son Sheikh Tamim, joining a

 
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