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Stocks in Qatar Sink Amid FIFA Arrests
Qatari stocks fell the most in eight weeks on Wednesday.
FIFA Will Investigate Detention of BBC Crew in Qatar
A BBC crew was arrested after investigating labor conditions for World Cup construction workers.
Qatar Mediating Long-Term Truce Between Israel and Hamas
Senior diplomat meets with top Israeli and Hamas officials to broker five-year truce.
Qataris Add to London Property Portfolio With Acquisition of Canary Wharf
Having been initially rebuffed, the owners of the huge banking district accepted a bid of £2.6 billion today
India Tops Global Slavery Index With Over 14 Million People Enslaved
The report highlights the presence of slavery in countries such as Moldova, Russia and Qatar
Qatar Pares Support for Islamists but Careful to Preserve Ties
The Emirate is operating a contradictory policy towards extremists - sheltering Islamist groups while participating in U.S.-led airstrikes on Islamic State targets
Fifa President Confirms Corruption Report Will Be Kept Secret
Sepp Blatter, Fifa's president, announced that the results of an investigation into allegations of corruption surrounding Qatar’s World Cup bid will not be released to the public
'The 2022 World Cup Will Not Take Place in Qatar,' Says Fifa Official
A member of the Fifa Executive Committee has said that he does not think the tournament will take place in Qatar due to health fears
Gaza cease-fire talks fall victim to deep divisions among Arab states
Who Should Broker a Gaza Cease-Fire?
Palestinians want Qatar or Turkey; Israelis want the U.S. and Egypt
Opinion: Why Qatar Deserves to Host the World Cup
Criticisms and corruption allegations are unfair and unfounded, says the President of the Qatar Football Association
Qatar Under the Spotlight
Amid allegations that it bought the right to host the 2022 World Cup, the small Arab emirate faces unprecedented scrutiny
Qatar Allowing Freed Taliban Men to Move Freely in Country: Official
Qatar has moved five Afghan Taliban prisoners freed in exchange for a U.S. soldier to a residential compound, a source said
Three Gulf Arab States Recall Envoys in Rift With Qatar
Saudi Arabia and the UAE are fuming especially over Qatar's support for the Muslim Brotherhood
Soccer Punch: How Qatar Came to Host the 2022 World Cup
FIFA has taken heat for its decision to hold its main event in a small emirate with big money.