Qatar Accuses Neighbors Of Hacking State News Agency

June 23, 2017

On June 22, 2017, it was reported that Qatar was accusing “neighboring countries” of hacking its state media and planting a fake news story that led to the diplomatic crisis in the Gulf region. Qatari Attorney-General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri called the case “very clear” and said that the alleged hacking came from “countries responsible for the siege.”