Diplomacy

Qatar names ambassadors to Egypt and Libya, says emir’s office
Middle East

Qatar names ambassadors to Egypt and Libya, says emir’s office

DUBAI, July 29 (Reuters) – Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani on Thursday named ambassadors to Egypt and Libya,…
Kurt Westergaard, Danish cartoonist behind Muhammad caricature, dies at 86
World

Kurt Westergaard, Danish cartoonist behind Muhammad caricature, dies at 86

Danish cartoonist Kurt Westergaard, known for his controversial caricature of Islam’s prophet Mohammed, died at the age of 86, his family…
Oman’s sultan arrives in Saudi Arabia on first foreign trip
Middle East

Oman’s sultan arrives in Saudi Arabia on first foreign trip

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Oman’s sultan arrived in Saudi Arabia on Sunday, starting the first visit by an…
Egypt appoints ambassador extraordinary to Qatar for first time since 2014
Egypt

Egypt appoints ambassador extraordinary to Qatar for first time since 2014

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued a decision appointing an ambassador extraordinary to Qatar for the first time since 2014.…
Sisi dispatches letter to emir of Qatar
Egypt

Sisi dispatches letter to emir of Qatar

In another step toward repairing Egyptian-Qatari relations, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has sent a letter to the Emir of Qatar,…
Belarus to cut US diplomatic staff over sanctions
World

Belarus to cut US diplomatic staff over sanctions

Belarus on Thursday announced that the United States would have to cut the number of diplomatic and administrative staff at…
Greek, Turkish leaders to meet in June in bid to mend ties
Middle East

Greek, Turkish leaders to meet in June in bid to mend ties

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The leaders of Greece and Turkey will meet next month on the sidelines of a NATO…
South Korea: Belgium recalls ambassador after wife attacks workers
World

South Korea: Belgium recalls ambassador after wife attacks workers

Belgium will end its ambassador’s three-year stay in South Korea after the diplomat’s wife allegedly attacked two shop staff. A video of the…
Qatari Foreign Minister lands in Cairo for two-day visit
Egypt

Qatari Foreign Minister lands in Cairo for two-day visit

A high-level delegation led by Qatari Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani arrived…
Israel-Gaza violence shows few signs of slowing as global diplomacy ramps up
Middle East

Israel-Gaza violence shows few signs of slowing as global diplomacy ramps up

More than a week of fighting between Israel and Hamas showed few signs of abating on Tuesday despite intense US…
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