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  World   Middle East  21 Aug 2017

World, Middle east, 21 Aug 2017

Qatar denies blocking haj pilgrimage flights as Saudi wait for landing rights

Qatar and Saudi, along with three other Arab states, have been locked in a political row which severed transport ties to Doha in June.

21 Aug 2017 3:09 PM

Mystery Qatari Sheikh, royal family member, pushed into Gulf crisis spotlight

Saudi Arabian authorities highlighted the role of the mysterious Qatari in reopening the border.

21 Aug 2017 10:51 AM

Iraqi forces all out to retake Tal Afar from ISIS control

Once a key ISIS supply hub between Mosul and the Syrian border, Tal Afar is the last major population centre in north Iraq under jihadist control.

21 Aug 2017 3:29 AM