Al-Aswad: Bahrainis Sufferings won’t Come to End without Transition to Genuine Constitutional Monarchy
Former MP Ali Al-Aswad said that any form of future mediations in Bahrain will fail unless they tackle changing the political regime into a real constitutional monarchy.
Gulf Citizens Want Transition into Constitutional Monarchies (Madarek for Political & Strategic Consultations)
At the Gulf States and aspired future conference, the paper of the Madarek Center for Political and Strategic Consultations concluded that there is a popular gulf desire to change into constitutional monarchies like the European ones.
Elected Governments are Future Gulf Citizens are Waiting for: Salam President during London Conference
President of Salam for Democracy and Human Rights Jawad Fairooz said "security and stability in the region are not achieved through the construction of military bases, but through the stability of internal situation based on the democratic process."
Jawad Fairooz: London Conference is Unified Gulf Voice Demanding Radical Reform in Region
President of Salam for Democracy and Human Rights Jawad Fairooz said the aspired reforms conference in Gulf which will be held in London today will be a unified gulf voice directed to the international society, public opinion and peoples of the region, to demand radical political, human rights and media reform in the Gulf.
Conference on Needed Reforms in the Gulf to be Held Today in London
A number of organizations specialized in the Gulf are holding a conference entitled "The Gulf States: An Aspired Future" to explore current barriers to development and the reforms that should be considered in order to advance the political, human rights and media environment in the sub-region.
Kuwaiti Emir Says Gulf Dispute No Longer Unacceptable
Kuwait's 90-year-old ruler opened the country's parliament on Tuesday with a call to fellow Gulf Arab states to end a row that has shattered regional unity, in his first public address since being hospitalised last month in the United States.
Israeli Minister Proposes to Gulf Foreign Ministers Historic Agreement for Normalization and Security Cooperation
The Israeli Channel 12 revealed on Saturday that Israel proposed an initiative to a number of Gulf States based on normalizing relations between both sides and establishing the foundations of open economic and security cooperation despite the continuing Palestinian-Israeli conflict.
Bahrain: Where did Gulf Financial Aid Go?
The budget approved by the Government did not contain any information on the Gulf support allocated by 3 States to Bahrain, which raises many questions on the disbursement mechanisms and implementation monitoring.
King Hamad Discusses Regional Developments with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa held talks on Thursday (May 24, 2019) with Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, according to an official statement.
Qatar Identifies 5 Categories Entitled to Political Asylum in Unprecedented Decision in Gulf
The Qatari Cabinet issued a decision identifying the categories that have the right to apply for political asylum, and revealed the advantages enjoyed by the political asylum seeker.
GCC Countries Begin Enhanced Maritime Security Patrols: U.S. Fifth Fleet
Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) began "enhanced security patrols" in the international waters of the Arabian Gulf area on Saturday, the U.S. Navy's Bahrain-based Fifth Fleet said on Sunday.
Military Tensions, Weak Oil Pressure Most Major Gulf Markets
Saudi Arabia's stock market fell on Sunday, in line with most Gulf markets, after the US Pentagon approved the deployment of a warship and Patriot missiles to the Middle East.
CIA Warned Norway that Saudi Arabia might Target Palestinian Refugee
The CIA has warned that a prominent Arab activist who is living in the country under asylum protection is facing a potential threat from Saudi Arabia due to publicly criticizing Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the Guardian revealed in a report on Tuesday.
Gulf Arabs, Europeans, Iran Reject U.S. Recognition of Golan Heights as Israeli
U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Israel’s sovereignty over the Golan Heights united Washington’s Arab allies and their regional foe Iran in condemnation on Tuesday.
Saudi Arabia Revokes Citizenship of Former Al-Qaeda Leader Osama bin Laden
Saudi Arabia announced on Friday it had revoked the citizenship of Hamza bin Laden, the son of the late Al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden who was designated a "global terrorist" in 2017 by US.
Qatar Participates in Drill for Peninsula Shield Forces in Saudi Arabia
The Qatari force participating in the joint Peninsula Shield drill (10) arrived at the King Abdulaziz Air Base in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday, the Qatari Defense Ministry said.
Oman and Britain Sign Joint Defence Agreement
Oman and Britain signed on Thursday (February 21, 2019) a joint defense agreement which was previously announced during Exercise Saif Sareea 3 in October.
6000 Foreign Students Studying in Bahrain Universities: Official
Abdul Ghani Al-Shuwaikh, Secretary General of the Higher Education Council, said that there are 6 thousand foreign students studying in Bahraini universities.
Qatar Slams GCC, Calls for Reformed Alliance
Qatar has said on Saturday (December 15, 2018) that it is committed to the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) but that the bloc needed to enforce its own rules, signalling that a reformed alliance could help end the Gulf crisis.
Qatar's Emir Receives Invite from Saudi King to Attend Gulf Arab Summit
Qatar’s emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, has received a written invitation from Saudi Arabia’s King Salman to attend an annual Gulf Arab summit being held in Riyadh on Dec. 9, the Qatar News Agency said on Tuesday.