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Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani talks with Algeria's Senate President Abdelkader Bensalah (not pictured) upon his arrival at Algiers airport, 2 April 2014.
Reuters 21 May 2015
Qatar, host nation of the 2022 World Cup, is still doing little to improve conditions for migrant workers despite...
Labourers work at a construction site in Doha. On the outskirts of Doha, capital of one of the world’s richest countries, migrant workers who have helped build the city's glittering skyscrapers and luxury shopping malls live in conditions akin to a shantytown. As Qatar prepares to host the 2022 World Cup soccer tournament, and is pouring billions of dollars into an infrastructure programme that will require vast numbers of foreign workers, its treatment of migrant labour is coming under the international spotlight. Picture taken 18 June  2012.  
Reuters 19 May 2015
A BBC television team was arrested in Qatar and held for two nights in prison while reporting on living conditions for...
Qatari Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani attends the start of the first contact group meeting on Libya in Doha 13 April 2011.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 19 May 2015
Several Twitter users have launched the hashtag #Qatar upon the arrest of a BBC crew in Doha. They were preparing to...
Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan addresses members of parliament from his ruling AK Party (AKP) during a meeting at the Turkish parliament in Ankara 22 November 2011.
Anadolu Agency 17 May 2015
Gaziantep’s municipality started work on a planned Turkey-Qatar international university for Syrian refugees, the...
AP 04 May 2015
French President Francois Hollande, seeking to strengthen political and business ties with the energy-rich Gulf states...
 Two Rafale fighter jets fly over their air base in Saint-Dizier February 13, 2015. CREDIT: REUTERS/CHARLES PLATIAU
Reuters 30 Apr 2015
Qatar has agreed to buy 24 Dassault Aviation-built Rafale fighter jets in a deal worth 6.3 billion euros (US$7.05...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 28 Apr 2015
The Egyptian Intelligence has assured Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas leader Moussa Abu Marzouk in a recent meeting...
Cairo International Airport
Aswat Masriya 26 Apr 2015
An Egyptian delegation from the civil aviation authority left Cairo for the Qatari capital Doha on Sunday, in the...
Saudi Arabia, allies launch air strikes in Yemen against Houthi fighters
AP 03 Apr 2015
"Tens of thousands of people have fled their homes, some by crossing the sea to Djibouti and Somalia," UN...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi receives Qatari emir Tamim bin Hamad at Sharm al-Sheikh airport
Egypt Independent 28 Mar 2015
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi held talks with Qatari emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani prior to the Arab League’s...