Former MK Who Aided Hezbollah to Head New Qatar Channel

Azmi Bishara, who fled Israel after revealing information to Hezbollah, will head an "anti-Muslim Brotherhood" Qatari network.Elad Benari, 5/5/2014, 4:44 AM

'Qatar Judicial System Has Kidnapped Us'

US couple sentenced to three years and fined over death of adopted daughter, notes 'ridiculous' case accused them of 'organ trafficking.'Ari Yashar, 3/28/2014, 12:43 PM

Europe, Awake! Ukraine and Syria are Global Blackmail

The Europeans are being blackmailed by oil and gas suppliers. Does this have to be? David Heilbron Price, 3/25/2014, 3:32 PM

Arab Summit Pits Qatar against Everyone Else

Syrian conflict takes center stage at an Arab summit starting Tuesday in Kuwait, but Egypt is too hot to handle.AFP and Arutz Sheva staff, 3/25/2014, 9:09 AM

Arab League Summit Backs Abbas's Stubbornness in Talks

Middle East Muslim countries declare refusal to recognize Israel as a Jewish state, as they grapple with regional conflicts.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2014, 10:56 PM

Arab MK Who Aided Hezbollah Forced To Flee Again

Former MK Bishara fled Israel after helping guide Hezbollah rockets -- now Dubai wants him out for 'Israeli plot.'Ari Yashar, 3/21/2014, 12:17 PM

Gulf States Pull Ambassadors from Qatar Over Islamist Support

Fearing that they may be the next victims of Islamists, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates slam Qatar.David Lev, 3/6/2014, 8:02 AM

Egypt Summons Qatari Ambassador Amid Row Over Brotherhood

Egypt summons the Qatari ambassador in Cairo following concerns expressed by the Gulf state over the crackdown on Islamist demonstrators.Elad Benari, 1/5/2014, 4:01 AM

Western States Hold First Talks With Syria's Islamist Rebels

Western states, including US, meet with powerful Syrian Islamic Front; marks policy shift after failure to back secular FSA.Ari Soffer, 12/5/2013, 1:56 PM

US Couple in Qatar Charged with Starving Daughter

In Qatar for husband's engineering work for 2022 World Cup project, couple accused of killing adopted 8 year old daughter.Ari Yashar, 12/4/2013, 9:38 AM

Qatar Tries to Convince Syrian Opposition to Attend Geneva II

Qatar officials attempted - unsuccessfully - to convince Syrian opposition to accept UN conditions for Geneva II conference.Dalit Halevy, Tova Dvorin , 11/5/2013, 2:46 AM

Qatar: Soccer Legend's 'Idolatrous' Headbutt Statue Removed

Host of the 2022 World Cup has statue of soccer star's infamous yet iconic headbutting incident removed to comply with Islamic law.Ari Yashar, 11/1/2013, 9:47 AM

Qatar Warned Over Disrespecting Israeli Swimmers

FINA warns officials in Qatar and the United Arab Emirates for hiding the Israeli flag during World Cup swimming events.Elad Benari, 10/24/2013, 2:15 AM

Qataris Remove 'Shocking' Israeli Flag at Swim Event

A Qatari woman posted a photo of the flag at Swimming World Cup event on Twitter. The next day it was gone.Arutz Sheva, 10/22/2013, 1:27 PM

Kerry: The Peace Talks Are Intensifying

Israeli and PA officials have held 13 meetings so far, reveals Secretary of State during visit to Paris.Elad Benari, 10/22/2013, 3:16 AM

Emir of Qatar Abdicates, Hands Power to Son

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani has announced he is stepping down and handing power to his son.Chana Ya'ar, 6/25/2013, 10:54 AM

Report: US, Taliban to Hold Peace Talks

United States and Taliban officials will engage in Afghanistan peace talks Thursday, senior U.S. administration officials said.Rina Tzvi , 6/18/2013, 10:39 PM

Mysterious New Mission Reportedly Opens in Gulf

Finance Ministry costings indicate a diplomatic mission in the Gulf, but Israel officially has none.Arutz Sheva, 5/12/2013, 5:39 PM

Syrian Rebels Open First 'Embassy' in Qatar

The Syrian opposition opened its first "embassy” in Qatar on Wednesday. Arutz Sheva staff, 3/27/2013, 10:23 PM

Qatar May Be Buying Its Way into the PA to Isolate Iran

Qatar’s emir, after having brought a check to Gaza, plans to bail out Abbas next week. His strategy may be to isolate Iran from Hamas. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/25/2012, 2:52 PM

Qatari Emir Plans to Visit Ramallah

The Qatari Emir, who recently became the first world leader to visit Hamas-controlled Gaza, now plans a trip to Abbas in Ramallah. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 12/16/2012, 2:27 PM

U.S. Secret Weapons Delivery Fell into Hands of Terrorists

A secret arms shipment to Libyan rebels fell into the arms of known terrorist groups. U.S. now concerned that the same can happen in Syria. Annie Lubin, 12/6/2012, 7:34 PM

Iran: Qatari King Helped Israel Target Hamas Men

Qatar's king "gave Hamas leaders watches and pens that transmitted signals to Israeli satellites."Gil Ronen, 11/18/2012, 6:04 PM

Qatar Brings New Weapon to Gaza -- Money

The emir of oil-rich Qatar brought money to Hamas in Gaza in an apparent ploy to buy his way into the region. It may backfire. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/23/2012, 8:20 PM

State Dept. in the Dark on Qatar Visit to Gaza

Qatar’s emir is first foreign leader to visit Hamas, but the State Dept. does not seem to be clued in. “Let me check,” says spokesman. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/23/2012, 4:43 PM

‘Gaza Roulette’ Blows Up, Bibi Vows ‘Hard’ Response

Netanyahu promises a “hard response” after one of daily terrorist attacks from Gaza “succeeded” as Qatar leader visits Hamas HQ.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 10/23/2012, 12:00 PM

Qatari Fuel to Enter Gaza Through Israel

Israel allow will fuel donated by Qatar to be pumped into Gaza via the Kerem Shalom crossing, says PA official.Elad Benari, 10/19/2012, 6:41 AM

Another Syrian Ambassador Defects

Syrian Ambassador to the UAE, Abd Allaltif Dabaj, has defected, joining his wife, Syria's Ambassador to Cyprus, Lamyaa Hariri, in Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 7/25/2012, 5:02 PM

Qatar Says UN Should Investigate 'Judaization' of Jerusalem

Qatar calls UN to investigate the “Judaization” by Israel of east Jerusalem, says Israel's “occupation” is unacceptable.Elad Benari, 2/27/2012, 6:14 AM

Netanyahu Slams Abbas' 'Contemptible' Doha Speech

PM Netanyahu lashed out at PA Chairman Abbas, warning it is time the Fatah leader "stop denying the past" about Jerusalem's Jewish roots.Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2012, 10:34 PM

Israel: Arab MKS 'Deliberately Spread Dangerous Libel'

Israeli spokesman Mark Regev strongly condemned Arab MK Ahmed Tibi's remarks in Doha, calling his statements “dangerous libel.”Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2012, 7:42 PM

Arab MKs Represent 'Palestine' at Doha Conference

Israeli Arab MKs attend International Conference for Defense of Jerusalem in Qatar, listed as representatives of “Palestine.”Chana Ya'ar, 2/26/2012, 6:07 PM

Hamas Moves Headquarters to Qatar

In direct contradiction to a statement earlier this month, Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal is quietly moving his headquarters to Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 9:28 PM

Hamas Will 'Never Recognize Israel”

Gaza de facto Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, says the terrorist group will “never recognize Israel" and "the resistance will continue."Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2012, 8:04 PM

Hamas Backs Proposal to Have Abbas Head Interim Gov't

Hamas endorses Qatar's proposal that PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas serve as prime minister in an interim unity government.Elad Benari, 2/6/2012, 4:02 AM

Fatah-Hamas Meeting in Qatar

PA Chairman Mahmoud Abbas meeting Sunday with Hamas politburo chief Khaled Mashaal in Qatar.Chana Ya'ar, 2/5/2012, 9:34 AM

Hamas: Politburo Not Moving to Qatar

Hamas Gaza chief Ismail Haniyeh ruled out Doha as the new headquarters for the terror group's politburo during his visit to Qatar.Gabe Kahn., 2/2/2012, 4:01 PM

Qatar Favors Military Intervention in Syria

Qatar favors sending Arab troops to stop the Syrian regime from killing its people, its leader says.Elad Benari, 1/15/2012, 6:16 AM

Iran Blocking Al Jazeera

According to the pan-Arab satellite channel Arabsat the Islamic Republic is jamming the Qatar-based Al-Jazeera. Gabe Kahn., 1/10/2012, 8:55 PM

Jordan's Solution to Unreliable Egyptian Gas Supply: Qatar

Jordan is mulling a new business relationship with Qatar for its supply of natural gas, saying goodbye to Egypt and its pipeline problems.Chana Ya'ar, 1/4/2012, 6:55 PM

Iran Denies Bahrain Terror Cell Ties

Tehran has denied it is linked to a terror cell in Bahrain reported to have been targeting the Saudi ambassador, others.Gabe Kahn., 11/14/2011, 10:51 PM

Arab Delegation Says Bashar 'Eager' to End Syria Crisis

A Qatar-led delegation from the Arab League is in Damascus hoping to mediate an end to Syria's undrest as violence continues. Gabe Kahn., 10/28/2011, 1:51 PM

Qatar and Turkey to Accept Shalit Swap Terrorists

Qatar and Turkey have agreed to accept the terrorists to be deported under the prisoner swap deal to free IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.Chana Ya'ar, 10/18/2011, 2:46 AM

Report: Egypt, Qatar Agree to Halt Gas Supplies to Israel

Egypt reportedly made a commitment in Tehran to stop providing natural gas to Israel. So did Qatar and dozens of other countries.Chana Ya'ar, 10/4/2011, 3:16 AM

Report: Qatar is No Friend of Israel

Once seen as a possible bridge to the Arab world, Qatar has turned out to be a fierce foe of Israel, a Foreign Ministry report says.David Lev, 8/25/2011, 11:17 AM

Syrian Expatriates Rally Against Assad in Doha

Some 4,000 Syrian expatriates staged a rally in support of opposition protesters in their native country in the first rally of its kind.Gabe Kahn., 8/17/2011, 7:16 PM

A-Jad: US and Israel "Hatching Plots"

Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinijad beats the drums of conspiracy saying the US and Israel are "Hatching Plots."Gabe Kahn., 7/30/2011, 11:28 PM

Report: Israeli Jet Fighters in Qatar

Israeli-Qatari relations warming up? Hizbullah television says IAF fighter jets landed in Qatar.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/30/2011, 2:08 AM

Qatar Recalls Envoy Amidst Syrian Bloodshed

Qatar recalls its Syrian envoy after its embassy is attacked by Assad loyalists; 30 protesters were killed overnight in the central city of Homs.Gabe Kahn., 7/18/2011, 10:43 PM

Qatar Mediating US-Taliban Talks

A Pakistani weekly reports that Qatar is mediating talks between the US and the Taliban, so the Obama administration can make an honorable exit.Gabe Kahn., 7/14/2011, 2:45 AM

Qatar to Chair UN General Assembly During PA Bid

As the Palestinian Authority advances plans to seek a unilateral declaration of statehood from the UN, Qatar is set to chair the General Assembly.Gabe Kahn., 5/19/2011, 11:45 PM

Qatar Pulls Out of GCC Brokered Yemen Transition

Qatar has pulled out of the GCC brokered transition agreement Gabe Kahn., 5/13/2011, 4:17 PM

Qatar Seizes Iranian Boats Carrying Weapons

In the Gulf of Bahrain, Qatar seizes two Iranian boats carrying weapons to an undisclosed destination. Gabe Kahn., 3/27/2011, 9:42 PM

PA Official Claims Qatar Invests in Jewish Communities

Saeb Erekat accuses Qatar of investing in Karnei Shomron in Samaria. Regional council says it would accept the funds, but no one has offered any.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/9/2011, 7:46 PM

Obama-Linked PR Firm Runs Anti-Israel Campaign

A top US public relations firm has a new job: Blaming and delegitimizing Israel, and calling for end of blockade on Hamas. Maayana Miskin, 7/5/2010, 11:08 AM

Minister of Industry Heads for Qatar

The last time an Israeli economic minister visited the emirate was in 2001.Gil Ronen, 5/30/2010, 9:36 PM

No One Laughed at Qatar Diplomat's Joke

Mohammed Al Madadi’s sarcastic rejoinder to the air marshals on his flight may cost him his consular job. They took him seriously. INN Staff, 4/9/2010, 2:34 PM