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Qatar welcomes Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan!

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visits Qatar today as part of his diplomatic tour of the Gulf, which aims to ease tensions and settle the Arab rift. Read on to find out more!

Ramadan recap: Looking back at Ramadan 2017 in Qatar

ILQ brings you a highlight reel of Ramadan in Qatar! From delicious Iftars and Suhoors and whirling dervishes, to Garangao festivities and more! Read on to learn more and watch the video!

Qatari Narratives: How the Gulf dispute impacts the lives of ordinary people

In a heartfelt opinion feature, Ali Al-Ansari weighs in on the current Gulf rift effecting Qatar and its residents. Read on to find out more about what he has to say.

New developments on Qatar's fallout

Two more countries have broken diplomatic ties with Qatar, and the UAE and Saudi have both taken more steps. Find out all the latest on the issue. 

[UPDATED] Severed ties: What you need to know about Qatar's diplomatic fallout

 

Update: The article has been updated with new information. Read about the latest developments!
ILQ reports on the current situation unfolding with Qatar in the region. Find out how Qatar's diplomatic fallout affects you. Read on to learn more. This is a developing story, with more updates to come.

GCC Crisis Updates: Week 3

Saudi Arabia deports camel and sheep belonging to Qatari herders, Turkey begins to import food by sea, new information is released about QNA hacks. Read more about the progress in Qatar's crisis as its third week comes to a close. 


GCC Crisis Updates: Week 2

Qatar market stabilizes, Qatari spouses allowed to stay in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Bahrain, Israel backs GCC, and more updates from the last two days. 

GCC Crisis Updates: Week 1

In an ebb and flow of political moves, Qatar’s diplomatic crisis has become more widespread. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates have labeled a number of Qatari names and organizations as ‘terrorist’, Turkish President expresses steadfast support for Qatar, and more developments from the region and around the world.