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Al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour
Egypt Independent 22 Jun 2015
A group of protesters in Germany is demanding the release of the al-Jazeera journalist Ahmed Mansour, who was arrested...
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi receives Qatari emir Tamim bin Hamad at Sharm al-Sheikh airport
Al-Masry Al-Youm 21 Jun 2015
A document attributed to Saudi General Intelligence and published by the WikiLeaks website on Saturday evening said...
Muslim Brotherhood's presidential hopeful Mohamed Morsi casts his ballot, Sharqeya, 23 May, 2012. Presidential elections take place on 23 and 24 May. Around 50 million voters will select their new president from among 13 candidates. If necessary, run-offs will take place on 16 and 17 June.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 14 Jun 2015
The Giza Criminal Court on Sunday postponed to June 21 the trial of former President Mohamed Morsi and ten other...
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Reuters 04 Jun 2015
The FBI's investigation of bribery and corruption at FIFA includes scrutiny of how football's governing body...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 30 May 2015
The Cairo Court of Urgent Matters has decided to postpone the verdict which charges Qatar and Turkey with supporting...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 28 May 2015
Sheikh Mohamed bin Hamad bin Suhaim, a Qatari citizen who belongs to the ruling family in Qatar, has resigned from his...
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...