20 Sep 2017 - 8:58
Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, while addressing the opening session of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, said Qatar is open to resolving the dispute through talks without preconditions.
20 Sep 2017 - 17:34
Doha: New York was lit up by billboards showing support for Qatar and many trucks were seen plying the New York street carrying the campaign posters.
Many world leaders including Emir is now present in New York for the 72nd session of the United Nations General Assembly.
There are many billboards around New York calling to “lift the blockade against the people of Qatar”.
The boards were in the Qatari flag colour and seen on many building around the city.
It is not clear who sponsored the campaign, which was visible at all prominent locations in the city.
Meanwhile, the posters on the trucks pointed out to the large scale human rights violation against Qatar.
One of the trucks carried a full body livery saying “26,474 basic human rights violated by blockade against Qatar”.
Another truck was adorned with poster saying “1337 children ripped from their families by blockade against Qatar”.