Dispatches from Dubai: I stand with Qatar but I'm not allowed to say it

One UAE resident speaks out on the extent and impact of the media campaign against Qatar in the second installment of our exclusive Dispatches from Dubai op-ed series. Click here to read more!

Look at what the World did for Qatar! MUST WATCH

FRESH VIDEO: Look at what the world did for Qatar!


We called and the world answered. From throughout the country and across the globe, people have sent in their video submissions to ILQ expressing their solidarity for this nation that many of us call home -- Qatar.

Watch as faces young and old, near and far, share their feelings, hopes, and support for Qatar in its time of need. Qatar, we stand with you.

The real truth about what's happening in Qatar

We've translated and sub-titled a clip from an Egyptian television interview with an Egyptian expatriate currently living in Qatar that paints a very different picture about life in Qatar this week after the recent diplomatic fallout. It's important that we as a community share these stories of truth with so much misinformation being spread. Click here to watch the video. 

Qatar has a plan for food supplies, so you don't have to stock up!

The State of Qatar has a plan for food products and their movement in the wake of today's diplomatic fallout events! So there's no need to stock up!

Hollywood GCC

How Hollywood depicts the Middle East in Movies

It's interesting how even this day and age, and even in modern movies, Hollywood still depicts the Middle East as either backwards or very 'simple'. 

Bahrain to ease airspace curbs on Qatar from today

The first ease of Bahrain Flight Information Region (FIR) airspace to Qatar is effective today and more airspace is scheduled to open effective August 17.

Qatar denies Arab states’ air corridor claim

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain, which have tried to isolate Qatar, said on Sunday they would allow Qatari planes to use air corridors in emergencies, but Doha denied it, saying they were spreading “false information”.

NHRC reports serious violations against Qatari students in siege countries

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) said that it has recorded several serious violations committed against Qatari students by educational institutions in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain, which have cut diplomatic ties and imposed an illegal blockade on Qatar.

'More than 13,000 people hit by decision to severe ties'

The National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) of Qatar has announced that at least 13,314 people were directly affected by the decision of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain to sever relations with Qatar.

Bahrain detains Qatar sympathiser

Bahraini authorities have detained a citizen for sympathising with Qatar on social media, the attorney general said Wednesday, after authorities warned that sympathising with Doha was tantamount to a criminal offence.