The same sources suggest Argentina, which hopes to host the 2030 World Cup, was reluctant to upset the Arab voting bloc inside FIFA.
Last week, Qatar attended the Gaza Conference hosted by the White House, as did Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Israel.
Hamas didn't tell the workers, who went unpaid for five months,that the Qatari grant didn’t have anything to do with employees’ salaries.
Today the Jordanian airbase is operating at “four to five times what the space was originally intended to support.”
It should be noted that on Thursday, only a few days after the PR deal with Qatar was announced, President Donald Trump said he would be willing to mediate between Qatar and its Arab foes.
"We reserve the right to respond to anyone who is working on the internationalization of the holy sites,” said Saudi Arabia.
Egypt pledged to ease movement across the borders, “address humanitarian cases,” and supplying Gaza with electricity.
'Just because the situation is ugly, and the wars are ugly, it's not our fault.'
The largest US air base in the Middle East, where all the US-led strikes against ISIS originate, with 8,000 US military personnel, is in Qatar.
Qatar is an important patron of Hamas, though Iran may soon replace them in that role.
The inherent philosophy of the Iron Dome anti-missile system matches Ya'alon's inherent philosophy of risking life and treasure not to defeat and eliminate, but to catch and release the enemy.
The three Gulf states gave Qatari citizens two weeks to pack up their belongings and leave.
Someone at the news agency apparently had second thoughts and quickly deleted the tweet, but not quick enough.
The list of Hamas names appears to have been supplied by Israel.
For many, the BDS movement is being used as a conduit for Israel's ultimate annihilation.
The Elbit F-35 HMD provides the pilot with a virtual Head-Up Display (HUD), making the F-35 the first tactical fighter jet in 50 years to fly without a HUD.
Top Israeli cyclists competed in the 2016 UCI world championships held last week in Doha, Qatar.
Accused Israeli Arab spy and ex-MK Azmi Bishara is slated to speak in Washington DC, and got a US visa to do it.
Russia and the United States have agreed to work together to impose a cease-fire in Syria, again. Almost no one believes it will last: even their own allies.
Gaza-based Hamas PM Ismail Haniyeh is traveling to Mecca for the annual Hajj pilgrimage -- and then to Doha and Ankara.
Iran, a member of OPEC, is not as worried about the plummeting price of crude oil as its regional neighbors -- it has other sources of income.
A short while ago, Qatar agreed to a $5.1 billion purchase of seven naval vessels from Italy’s Fincantieri shipyard.
The two groups have been on the outs with each other since their violent conflict in 2007, shortly after Hamas’s 2006 victory in the general elections in the Gaza Strip.
Abu Mazen's brother in Qatar is seriously ill, so he chose to be treated in Israel at upscale Assuta Medical Center.
The U.S. is finally getting serious about fighting ISIS terrorists. It's President Obama's final year in office.