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Gulf states recalling ambassadors in Syria

Gulf states recalling ambassadors in Syria

Gulf Arab countries announced on Tuesday they were recalling their ambassadors from Damascus and expelling Syrian envoys in response to worsening violence in Syria.

February 8, 2012 12:24
 

Russia withdraws envoy to Qatar after attack

Russia said on Monday it was downgrading relations with Qatar and withdrawing its ambassador after he was beaten by customs officials at Doha's airport last month, causing possible difficulty over a major energy deal between the two countries.

December 6, 2011 10:38
 

Iran appoints ambassador to Egypt, first in 30 years

Economic and political ties may soon follow, as Iran sends an ambassador to Egypt after three decades of absence.

April 19, 2011 3:26