How the Gulf Crisis Affects Africa
Several African Muslim-majority countries have already taken sides but experts warn that the choices countries make could later deeply affect them.
Sharjah city skyline in United Arab Emirates.
Monitor, 13 June 2017
The blockade of the Gulf state of Qatar announced by several Middle East countries is beginning to bite in very unexpected area. Read more »
IPS, 8 June 2017
Turkey's parliament is this week fast tracking the dispatch of up to 3,000 troops to Qatar, home to the country's military base in the Middle East. Certain to stiffen Qatar's… Read more »
Citizen, 7 June 2017
Although football is an area I rarely comment on, the fact is that World Cup politics can go way beyond the game itself. As Qatar prepares to host the 2022 World Cup, a lot has… Read more »
While some countries have chosen to wait and see, some East African countries have expressed worries over the crisis and hopes for reconciliation that would help serve the ... Read more »