Alahednews Alahednews Qatar Compares Saudi Behavior in Lebanon to Gulf Crisis Qatar compared Saudi’s political maneuvers in Lebanon to the Gulf crisis. UAE Officials Apologize To ‘Israeli’ Judo Team after Handshake Snub! Two Emirati senior sporting officials apologized after one of the country’s competitors refused to shake hands with an ‘Israeli’ opponent at a Qatar Introduces Minimum Wage for Migrant Workers Qatar said it will introduce a minimum wage for workers amid global outcry over ill-treatment. Tillerson from Qatar: Saudi Arabia Not Ready To Talk US State Secretary Rex Tillerson said he has embarked on a diplomatic shuttle to help mend fences between neighboring Gulf countries Saudi Arabia & Qa Qatar Row: Tillerson Heads Back to Deal with Gulf Crisis The United States will again try to resolve a Gulf crisis. Kuwaiti Official Slams ’Israeli’ Comments at An Int’l Conference, Orders Delegates to ‘Get Out’ Kuwait’s chief lawmaker was angered by an ‘Israeli’ parliament representative’s comments on imprisoned Palestinian lawmakers at an internat Qatar Row: Emir Says Open to Dialogue to Resolve Gulf Crisis Qatar’s Emir said that his country is open to dialogue in resolving the Gulf crisis. Bahraini NGO Slams Mounting Use of Capital Punishment in GCC ADHRB condemns the rising use of capital punishment in the GCC. Gulf Rivals Trade Barbs over 2022 World Cup in Qatar Qatar reacted angrily after its Gulf rival questioned whether it should be allowed to host the 2022 football World Cup. Russia: US ‘Pretending’ To Fight Daesh in Syria, Iraq Russia accused the US of pretending to fight Daesh [the Arabic acronym for the Takfiri ‘ISIS/ISIL’ group] in Syria & Iraq. Daesh Short in Male Fighters, Urges Women to Fight & Launch Terror Attacks Daesh calls on women to fight and launch terror attacks for the first time due to a shortage of male fighters. Awal Centre Organizes a Round Table on Int’l Translation Day Marking the International Translation Day that falls on September 30, Awal Centre for Studies and Documentation organized a round table entitled ’T Iran, Iraq Start ’Eqtedar’ Joint Military Drills Iran and Iraq started out joint military maneuvers in the Islamic Republic’s west and northwest to practice providing security for their common bor Iranian-Iraqi Joint Military Drills along Kurdistan Border Iranian Deputy Chief of Staff of Iran’s Armed Forces Brigadier General Massoud Jazayeri unveiled on Saturday that his country and Iraq will hold jo 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.