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Turkey leads boycott of French goods in Muslim countries. But how effective will it be?
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Infantino makes first visit to Qatar’s Al Bayt Stadium in World Cup inspection
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Starbucks: No Pumpkin Spice Latte, Hundreds Of Stores
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Qatar's emir slams world's failure to confront Israeli occupation
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DOJ: Al Jazeera's Online Platform AJ+ Is 'Foreign Agent' Of Qatari Government
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Talks between Afghan government and Taliban open in Qatar
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Pompeo urges Afghans to make peace deal
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Sudan flooding crisis: Aid arrives for thousands of flood victims
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No part of Afghanistan untouched by India's 400-plus development projects: Jaishankar
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Israel reopens only border crossing with Gaza
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Qatar announces reforms to labour laws
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Wear a mask or face jail in Kuwait and QatarKuwait and Qatar both said on Sunday they would start jailing people or fining them thousands of dollars for failing to wear a facemask to combat the novel coronavirus.
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United States' Khalilzad to meet Taliban in Qatar, visit India, PakistanThe U.S. special envoy on Afghanistan is on a mission to press Taliban negotiators in Doha and officials in India and Pakistan to support reduced violence, speeding up intra-Afghan peace talks and..
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Qatar signs agreements to increase strategic food stocks: Qatar news agencyQatar announced on Thursday it was signing agreements to increase its strategic food stuff reserves, according to the state news agency.
Pompeo strives to salvage stalled Afghanistan peace effortU.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sought on Monday to salvage a U.S.-led effort to bring peace to Afghanistan, meeting with Taliban officials at a Qatari military base after visiting Kabul to try to..
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Qatar suspends schools and universities because of coronavirus outbreak: state news agencyQatar announced on Monday it was suspending schools and universities from Tuesday, March 10 to control the coronavirus outbreak, according to the state news agency.
Qatar bans arrivals from 14 countries over coronavirus fearsQatar has temporarily barred travelers from 14 countries from March 9 as a precaution against the rapidly spreading coronavirus, the government announced on Sunday.
Coronavirus cases rise in UAE, Kuwait and Qatar: ministriesThe number of coronavirus cases in the United Arab Emirates has risen to 45 from 30, the Health Ministry said on Saturday.
Egypt bars Qataris over coronavirus fearsThe Egyptian government has decided to bar Qataris from Egypt from March 6, including those who have valid residency, amid fears over the coronavirus, the cabinet said on Wednesday.
Qatar defense exhibition canceled as coronavirus spreads in GulfQatar's Dimdex defense exhibition due to be held this month has been canceled as the coronavirus outbreak spreads throughout the Gulf and wider Middle East.
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Pentagon chief lands in Afghanistan ahead of Taliban accord signingU.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper arrived in Kabul on Saturday, in a move officials and experts said was aimed at reassuring the Afghan government about the United States' commitment to the country..
Taliban negotiators in Qatar to sign deal with U.S. to end Afghan warA 31-member Taliban delegation has arrived in Qatar to sign a U.S. troop withdrawal deal that could end the war in Afghanistan, officials of the hardline Islamist group said on Saturday.
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