Thursday, 7 December 2017
Not much was expected from the Gulf summit in Kuwait. For the Kuwaiti mediator, the meeting alone was an accomplishment regardless of the size of representation. The crisis with Qatar is escalating due to stubbornness and intransigence. What Qatar did during the past five days did not reflect any serious efforts to reach a decisive solution. Qatari platforms are all working against the coalition to restore legitimacy in Yemen, and there’s fuss regarding its role in assassinating former ...
Tuesday, 5 December 2017
Saudi Arabia’s Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir is heading his country's delegation to the 38th Gulf summit in Kuwait, Kuwait Television reported on Tuesday. Kuwait’s official television showed footage of the Saudi foreign minister with the emir of Kuwait at the hall where the summit is taking place. Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash is also leading the UAE’s delegation to the summit. Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived in Kuwait to participate ...
Thursday, 30 November 2017
Kuwait on Thursday invited Qatar to a summit of Gulf Cooperation Council countries next week, state media said, the first such invitation in a months-long crisis. Kuwait, which is not among Arab states boycotting Qatar, invited Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani to the GCC summit, the state-run KUNA news agency said. On Wednesday, Kuwaiti officials said that an annual summit of Gulf Arab heads of state would convene in Kuwait on December 5 and 6, despite the ongoing dispute ...
Tuesday, 6 December 2016
Kuwait’s emir: ‘International changes’ require the GCC to ‘continuously consult and coordinate’ with each other
Thursday, 10 December 2015
Gulf Arab states at Riyadh summit also called for an international reconstruction conference for Yemen after any peace deal is reached
Wednesday, 9 December 2015
Leaders of the six-nations of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), gathering in Riyadh on Wednesday (today), will discuss key regional and international issues, which is expected to include the fight against terrorism, closer economic cooperation and the situation in Syria, Yemen, Palestine and other neighboring states.
Sunday, 14 December 2014
The GCC is witnessing one of the most critical periods in its history
Wednesday, 10 December 2014
Prince Salman also met with the Emir of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah
Tuesday, 9 December 2014
The leaders also called that differences with Iran be settled through diplomatic efforts
Tuesday, 9 December 2014
During the summit, the leaders are due to tackle regional challenges as well as ways to combat terrorism