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US and Turkey: Allies at odds | Qatar’s resilient economy

The United States has removed Turkey from the F-35 fighter jet programme in reaction to the latter’s purchase of the S-400 Russian missile defence system, and threatened further sanctions on Turkey over the issue. We discuss the latest escalation of tensions between the NATO allies. Plus. despite the Saudi-led blockade on Qatar, the country's economy has been resilient and the government now plans to build mega projects such as the Qatar Media City to attract top international media brands. Strait Talk anchor Ayse Suberker was in Doha, where she sat down with the Chairman of the project, Sheikh Saif bin Ahmed Al Thani.

Will US impose sanctions on Turkey over its refusal to cancel Russian S-400 deal?

Will US impose sanctions on Turkey over its refusal to cancel Russian S-400 deal?

Turkey buys F-35 jets and S-400 missiles. The US says it can’t have both.

Turkey buys F-35 jets and S-400 missiles. The US says it can’t have both.

What Could Turkey's Latest S-400 Missile Tests Mean?

What Could Turkey's Latest S-400 Missile Tests Mean?

President Erdogan says S-400 deal is done

President Erdogan says S-400 deal is done

Is the EastMed Gas Pipeline Project a Failure?

Is the EastMed Gas Pipeline Project a Failure?

Are Turkiye and Armenia at a Turning Point in Restoring Relations?

Are Turkiye and Armenia at a Turning Point in Restoring Relations?

Why is Ankara Joining the Metaverse?

Why is Ankara Joining the Metaverse?

Are Russia and NATO Headed on a Collision Course Over Ukraine?

Are Russia and NATO Headed on a Collision Course Over Ukraine?

Five Months On: Is the Taliban Keeping Its Promises?

Five Months On: Is the Taliban Keeping Its Promises?

Will the Middle East Get Caught Up in US-China Tensions?

Will the Middle East Get Caught Up in US-China Tensions?

What's Behind the Civil Discontent in Kazakhstan?

What's Behind the Civil Discontent in Kazakhstan?

What Will It Take for Europe to Address Islamophobia?

What Will It Take for Europe to Address Islamophobia?

Military Aggression on Europe's Eastern Front

Military Aggression on Europe's Eastern Front

Remarkable Growth on Renewable Energy Production in Turkiye

Remarkable Growth on Renewable Energy Production in Turkiye

Turkiye and Armenia Move Towards Mending Regional Relations

Turkiye and Armenia Move Towards Mending Regional Relations

Where's Libya Headed?

Where's Libya Headed?

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