Qatari, Saudi leaders start new dispute after phone call

Qatari, Saudi leaders start new dispute after phone call

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Leaders in Qatar and Saudi Arabia spoke by telephone early Saturday in their first high-level contact since an Arab diplomatic crisis engulfed Doha three months ago. But now even the terms of what they discussed have created a new dispute.

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Qatar slams ‘unrealistic’ demands by Arab rivals in Gulf crisis

Qatar said Tuesday the demands of Arab rivals in a Gulf diplomatic crisis were impossible to meet, ahead of talks in Egypt between Saudi Arabia and allies that have cut ties with Doha.

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Qatar defiant as Saudi extends deadline to resolve Gulf rift

Qatar defiant as Saudi extends deadline to resolve Gulf rift

DOHA, Qatar—Qatar appeared defiant as Saudi Arabia and its allies Monday extended a deadline for Doha to accept a series of demands to lift a de facto blockade. Their demands include Doha ending support for the Muslim Brotherhood, the closure of Al-Jazeera television, a downgrade of diplomatic ties with Iran and the shutdown of a […]

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