The announcement came more than a week after Saudi Arabia and five other Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries signed a reconciliation agreement during the 41st GCC Summit held in the Saudi city of AlUla on Jan. 5, officially ending the Gulf crisis targeting Qatar. … [Read more...] about Saudi Arabia says to reopen embassy in Qatar soon
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On June 5, 2017, the Arab Quartet, as they styled themselves, subjected Qatar to an onerous diplomatic boycott and a total land, sea and air embargo. They accused Qatar of destabilising the region with its support for Islamist groups. They then presented Qatar with 13 demands including severing ties with the Muslim Brotherhood, diluting relations with Turkey and Iran, and shutting down the Al Jazeera network, in order to normalise ties. Viewing these demands as an encroachment on its sovereignty, Qatar rejected them. This led to the boycott which was accompanied by shrill invective against Qatar on national media, which included threats of violence and even regime change. Now, three and a half years later, the boycott has ended. … [Read more...] about In ancient Al-Ula, forging a new future
PBOC officials have pledged to use conventional monetary policy tools and maintain ample liquidity, even as the United States on Thursday unveiled a $1.9 trillion coronavirus rescue package called the American Rescue Plan aimed at boosting spending and supporting households and businesses through the pandemic. … [Read more...] about Inflation may see moderate growth in 2021
'By dissolving the House, Oli has given a blow to the constitution as well as the democratic republic system, which has been established in the country through seven decades of struggle by the people,' Prachanda said, adding: 'Oli met Samant Goel, the chief of R&AW for three hours at his official residence at Baluwatar, without the presence of any second person, which clearly shows Oli's motive.' … [Read more...] about RA&W behind Nepal PM’s decision to dissolve parliament?
However, "there are no guarantees that Israel would give the Palestinians a permission to hold the elections in East Jerusalem, but we have our alternative plans to hold the elections in the city in case Israel refuses," he said. … [Read more...] about 2 mln in Palestine eligible to vote in elections: official