Qatar Airways will report a ‘very large loss’

Qatar Airways will report a ‘very large loss’:

Blockade, which includes an airspace ban, is ‘putting financial strain’ on the airline after a $541m profit in 2016.

H/t reader Squodgy:

“I guess one day we will have a clear picture of the tribal Bedu war which is eating the area….unless of course the Bush’s, & US Secret Service and the old colonial Brits are involved….again.”

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Qatar Puts Military On Highest State Of Alert Over Fears Of Imminent Incursion

Qatar Puts Military On Highest State Of Alert Over Fears Of Imminent Incursion:

Yesterday’s news that Saudi Arabia has issued an ultimatum to Qatar, listing ten demands among which that Qatar end all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood and Hamas, has prompted a dramatic response by the small Gulf nation, and according to a just released report by Arabic CNN (and confirmed locally) US officials have said they have observed increased Qatari military activity as the country placed its forces “on the highest state of alert” over fears of an imminent military incursion.

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Saudi Arabia Gives Qatar 24 Hour Ultimatum As Analysts Warn Of “Military Confrontation”

Saudi Arabia Gives Qatar 24 Hour Ultimatum As Analysts Warn Of “Military Confrontation”:

Shortly after imposing a naval blockade in the immediate  aftermath of the Qatar diplomatic crisis, one which left the small Gulf nation not only politically isolated and with severed ties to its neighbors but potentially locked out of maritime trade and crippling its oil and LNG exports, on Tuesday SkyNews Arabia reported that Saudi Arabia has given Qatar a 24 hours ultimatum, starting tonight, to fulfill 10 conditions that have been conveyed to Kuwait, which is currently involved in the role of a mediator between Saudi and Qatar.

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Gulf States Launch Naval Blockade Of Qatar

Gulf States Launch Naval Blockade Of Qatar:

In what has emerged as the most significant escalation to result from the Qatar diplomatic crisis – which pits two of OPEC’s largest oil producers, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, against the world’s biggest exporter of liquefied natural gas and further disrupts stability in the region –  the biggest Middle East oil and container ports banned all vessels sailing to and from Qatar from using their facilities.

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“Forget Terrorism”: The Real Reason Behind The Qatar Crisis Is Natural Gas

“Forget Terrorism”: The Real Reason Behind The Qatar Crisis Is Natural Gas:

Forget the “official narrative” that Qatar was isolated by its Gulf neighbors due to its support of terrorism: the real reason behind “Saudi Arabia’s isolation of Qatar, and the dispute’s long past and likely lingering future, are best explained by natural gas.”

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The Trigger Behind Today’s Gulf Scandal: Qatar Paid Al-Qaeda, Iran $1BN In Hostage Deal

The Shocking Trigger Behind Today’s Gulf Scandal: Qatar Paid Al-Qaeda, Iran $1BN In Hostage Deal:

The alleged catalyst that forced the Saudis to sever ties with Qatar is that the small nation allegedly paid up to $1 billion to Iran and al-Qaeda affiliates “to release members of the Gulf state’s royal family who were kidnapped in Iraq while on a hunting trip.”

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It’s A “Geopolitical Earthquake”: A Stunned World Responds After Saudi Alliance Cuts All Ties With Qatar

It’s A “Geopolitical Earthquake”: A Stunned World Responds After Saudi Alliance Cuts All Ties With Qatar:

Virtually nobody saw it coming: a Saudi Alliance cut off most diplomatic and economic ties to Qatar, in an “unprecedented move” designed to punish one of the region’s financial superpowers for its ties with Iran and Islamist groups in the region.

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AND NOW: Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE, & Bahrain Cut Diplomatic Ties, Shut All Borders With Qatar

Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE, & Bahrain Cut Diplomatic Ties, Shut All Borders With Qatar:

Just days after president Trump left the region, a geopolitical earthquake is taking place in the Middle East tonight as the rift between Qatar and other members of the (likely extinct) Gulf Cooperation Council explodes with Bahrain, UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt cutting all diplomatic ties with Qatar accusing it of “speading chaos,” by funding terrorism and supporting Iran.

The dispute between Qatar and the Gulf’s Arab countries started over a purported hack of Qatar’s state-run news agency. It has spiraled since, and appears to be climaxing now… just days after President Trump left the region.

As Al Arabiya reports, Bahrain has announced it is cutting diplomatic ties with Qatar, according to a statement carried on Bahrain News Agency.

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Al Gore made $500 million from jihad terror sponsor Qatar

Al Gore made $500 million from jihad terror sponsor Qatar

H/t reader kevin a.

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