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Jan 7 2021

Qatar and four Arabic countries discord ended

Following USA mediation and initial agreement between Qatar and Saudi Arabia to end the crisis and siege, Qatar Emir travelled to Saudi Arabia to participate in PGCC summit and Bin Salman welcomed him. During the meeting of Saudi prince crown and Qatar Emir regarding the bilateral relations and expanding the cooperations and it is said the aerial, maritime and ground sieges on Qatar are lifted. Jared Kushner, US president top counselor in Middle East affair and some other American politicians participated in PGCC meeting as well.Saudi crown prince proclaimed again in the summit that Iran is a threat to the …

Jan 5 2021

Iran Uses Its Grip On Strait Of Hormuz To Fight Back US-imposed Sanctions

Donate To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video DEAR FRIENDS. IF YOU LIKE THIS TYPE OF CONTENT, SUPPORT SOUTHFRONT WORK: PayPal: [email protected], http://southfront.org/donate/ or via: https://www.patreon.com/southfront, BTC: 3Gbs4rjcVUtQd8p3CiFUCxPLZwRqurezRZ, BCH ABC: qpf2cphc5dkuclkqur7lhj2yuqq9pk3hmukle77vhq, ETH: 0x9f4cda013e354b8fc285bf4b9a60460cee7f7ea9 Iran has found an original way of dealing with sanctions and limitations imposed on it by the so-called “maximum pressure” campaign launched by the Trump administration. On January 4, the Navy of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps detained a South Korea-flagged oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz over an alleged environmental pollution issue. The chemical tanker HANKUK …

Jan 4 2021

Last Hope Of Outsider: Saudi Arabia Lifts Blockade From Qatar As Iran Tightens Grip On Strait Of Hormuz

Donate ILLUSTRATIVE IMAGE The Middle East entered 2021 in an acute diplomatic and military crisis that takes roots from the conflict between the Iranian-led Axis of Resistance and the US-Israeli-led bloc. This crisis shapes the balance of power in the region and forces sides involved in the standoff to search new ways of taking advantage of their opponents. For example, Iran has found an original way of dealing with sanctions and limitations imposed on it by the so-called “maximum pressure” campaign launched by the Trump administration. On January 4, the Navy of the Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps detained a …

Dec 3 2020

What are Kushner’s goals in his trip to Qatar and Saudi Arabia?

According to Qatari news sources, Kushner arrived in Doha on December 2 and met with the Emir of Qatar, Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, to discuss regional issues and developments. After Qatar, Kushner is said to be traveling to the Saudi city of Neom to meet with Mohammed bin Salman. Given the US’s past plans in the West Asian region, as well as the imminent end of the Trump administration, this trip seems to pursue three goals: 1- Resolving the disputes between Saudi Arabia and Qatar, 2- Normalizing relations with the Zionist regime, 3- Establishing coordination between the countries of …

Jun 14 2020

ISIS Spokesman Praises COVID-19, Slams Al-Qaeda & Qatar In New Audio Message

Illustrative image ISIS spokesman Abu Hamza Al-Qurashi has praised the COVID-19 outbreak as a holy punishment for the “enemies of God” in a new audio message. The 39-minute message dubbed “the disbelievers will know for whom is the final home,” was released by ISIS’ al-Furqan media organization on May 28. In the message, al-Qurashi says that the coronavirus has confused the “tyrants and autocrats” of the world, calling it a “punishment” from God. “Today, the circles have come upon you … Today, we rejoice over the suffering God has inflicted upon you,” Reuters quoted the spokesman as saying. Al-Qurashi go …

May 14 2020

Natural Gas Crisis Closely Following Its Crude Oil Counterpart

Donate Click to see full-size image Following the crisis in the oil markets, closely behind it, is the crisis on the natural gas market. And it risks closely repeating the scenario of what crude oil went through (and is still going through). Demand is constantly falling, and gas storages are filling up. According to the Gas Infrastructure Europe trading group, European storages are 66% full, while over the last five years the storage was only 38% full on average. Gazprom is responsible for a fair bit of natural gas imports into Europe. The leading global LNG exporter is Qatar. The …

May 4 2020

Rumors Of Coup In Qatar Circulate Social Media

Donate Click to see full-size image UPDATE: The footage of an alleged coup d’etat attempt in Qatar posted in some Telegram channels is fake news, the country’s Ambassador to Moscow Fahad bin Mohammed Al-Attiyah told TASS. “This footage is fake news, it has nothing to do with the reality,” the envoy said. On May 4th, rumours began spreading in social media of an armed coup taking place in the Qatari capital Doha. Allegedly Saudi-backed military elements are attempting to overthrow the “Hamas-supporting government.” WTH?! Reports from #Qatar of heavy fire in two locations and many fighter craft in the skies.This …

May 1 2020

A Closer Look At Qatari-Funded Propaganda Over War In Libya

Donate Click to see full-size image A Libya-related scandal is brewing in Qatar. A secret letter from the Qatari Foreign Minister to the Qatari Ambassador in Canada was somehow leaked online. In the letter, the former orders the latter to express support of the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) on social media. The document explicitly states the allocation of funds for propaganda materials against Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar. Click to see full-size image It also mandates the dissemination of information about the control of territories by the GNA’s Turkish-backed forces. هذه الوثيقة ناقصة الاتفاق كان ٦٠٠٠ دولار + مدرعة …

Mar 9 2020

Ministry of Transport: Flights from and to Doha suspended until further notice

Related Articles Damascus, SANA – The Ministry of Transport informed travelers to Qatar’s capital Doha via Damascus International Airport that flights to and from Doha have been suspended until further notice as part of the preventative measures related to Coronavirus. In a statement published on its Facebook page, the Ministry said that based upon on the decision of the General Administration of Qatar civil Aviation, the flights will be stopped from and to Doha until further notice, and as a result of that there were no flights to al Doha. The World Health Organization announced that the number of people …