Alahednews Alahednews Qatar Row: Snapchat Blocks Al-Jazeera in Saudi Arabia Snapchat has blocked access to al-Jazeera content in Saudi Arabia. Qatar Row: Saudi Suspends «All Dialogue» with Doha after Phone Call Saudi Arabia suspended ’all dialogue’ with Qatar after phone talks. Qatar Row: Arab States Slam Doha for Talks Preconditions Arab states slammed Qatar for setting preconditions on talks to resolve dispute. Qatar Restores Diplomatic Ties to Iran Qatar restores diplomatic ties to Iran amid regional crisis. Qatar Row: Qatari FM Says Trust That Built GCC is Missing Qatar’s FM believes the relationship between GCC member states suffered long-term damage due to the region’s worsening diplomatic crisis. UN Report: Daesh Threat Remains despite Military Blows A UN report warned of Daesh’s continuous motivation on global terror attacks. Qatar Row: US Envoys Arrive in Gulf for Talks to Resolve Dispute Two US envoys arrived in Kuwait for talks to resolve the diplomatic rift between Qatar and its Arab neighbors. Jordan MPs Demand Closure of «Israeli» Embassy Some 78 Jordanian MPs had signed a motion demanding the closure of the ’Israeli’ embassy in Amman. Dubai Marina Torch Tower Engulfed By Flames for Second Time A fire that engulfed an externally clad residential tower in the United Arab Emirates’ world-famous Marina in Dubai was under control early on Frid UAE: Measures against Qatar Do Not Violate WTO Agreements UAE said that the measures against Qatar does not violate WTO. Qatar Row: Tillerson Sends Senior Envoys to Handle Crisis US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson asked two American officials to work to end Qatar’s diplomatic crisis. Qatar Row: Arab States Expected To Impose More Sanctions The four Arab states of Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the UAE & Bahrain are reportedly set to consider fresh economic sanctions on Qatar at a meeting in the Ba Qatar Row: FM Says Saudi-Led Bloc of States Undermining Mediation Efforts Qatar’s FM: The ’negative behavior’ of the Saudi-led bloc is undermining the mediation efforts to settle Qatar diplomatic row. Gulf Families Torn Apart by Discrimination amid Crisis Gulf Crisis shows how discrimination in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Qatar tor families apart. Qatar Row: Emir Ready for Gulf Crisis Dialogue with Conditions Qatar’s ruler said he is ready for dialogue to resolve the diplomatic crisis with the Saudi-led bloc. Qatar Row: Doha Changes Anti-Terror Law Amid Gulf Crisis Amid Gulf row, Qatar announced changes to its anti-terror legislation. US Ends Controversial Laptop Ban on Middle East Carriers The US ended the controversial travel ban on US bound flights. US Intel: UAE Orchestrated Qatari Gov’t Sites Hacking US intelligence officials said that the UAE orchestrated the hacking of Qatari government sites. Qatar FM: Gulf Crisis Can’t Be Resolved Soon Qatari FM said the Gulf diplomatic crisis can’t be solved in one day. US’ Tillerson to Return to Qatar for Talks US Secretary of State is to travel back to Doha for more talks on the crisis in Qatar. US-Saudi Talks End w/o Fixing Qatar Crisis US talks with Saudi Arabia and allies ends without solution to Qatar crisis. Qatar Row: Arab States Say Doha-US Terror Accord «Insufficient» The Arab states said the Qatar-Doha terror accord is insufficient. Qatar Row: EU Warns GCC May Fall Apart Amid Dispute The EU warned that the Arab regional grouping of the GCC might collapse. Qatar CB Governor: We Can Weather Arab Sanctions With $340 Bln in Reserves Qatar has $340 billion in reserves including holdings of its sovereign wealth fund that could help the Gulf country to weather the isolation imposed b Qatar: We’re Too Rich to Worry about What Saudi Does Qatar said its huge state wealth means country can withstand Saudi-led sanctions.