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Kuwaiti Amir thanks Amir, Saudi King for efforts to solve GCC crisis

Kuwaiti Amir thanks Amir, Saudi King for efforts to solve GCC crisis

The Amir of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf al-Ahmed al-Sabah has sent messages thanking His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman al-Saud, expressing his appreciation for their roles in efforts to resolve the GCC crisis.

GCC rift not in the best interest of world: Pompeo

GCC rift not in the best interest of world: Pompeo

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday called for an end to a long-running row between a Saudi-led bloc of countries and neighbouring Qatar.

US State Department lauds Amir of Kuwait's role to reach solution for GCC crisis

US State Department lauds Amir of Kuwait's role to reach solution for GCC crisis

The US State Department praised the role played by HH the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah in reaching a solution to the Gulf crisis.

All Islamic nations hit by GCC crisis, says Turkish FM

All Islamic nations hit by GCC crisis, says Turkish FM

The Turkish foreign minister also discussed the position of his country on some of the current Arab issues.

China envoy calls for early resolution of GCC crisis

China envoy calls for early resolution of GCC crisis

The ongoing blockade against Qatar by Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt should be de-escalated as quickly as possible to maintain the stability of the GCC region, urged Li Chengwen.

Emir meets US Congressmen; talks focus on ties, GCC crisis

Emir meets US Congressmen; talks focus on ties, GCC crisis

The meeting focused on reviewing bilateral ties and the means to enhance them in different fields in order to serve joint interests.

UK wants GCC crisis resolved 'as quickly as possible'

UK wants GCC crisis resolved 'as quickly as possible'

British ambassador Ajay Sharma highlighted the UK’s continuing work with Kuwait’s mediation efforts, as well as UK’s “friends in the GCC” in encouraging the parties to sit around the table and resolve the issue.

Qatar has not violated Riyadh pacts, says al-Muraikhi

Qatar has not violated Riyadh pacts, says al-Muraikhi

Doha ready for talks; Qatar against terrorism in all its types and forms, says Minister of State for Foreign Affairs.

Fans from all countries are welcome to Qatar: SC chief

Fans from all countries are welcome to Qatar: SC chief

Hassan al-Thawadi said fans from all countries – including Saudi Arabia – are welcome to watch the mega tournament, despite the blockade of Qatar, which has entered the third month.

Former foreign and justice minister: Comoros move to cut Qatar ties unjustifiable

Former foreign and justice minister: Comoros move to cut Qatar ties unjustifiable

His Highness the Father Emir was the first head of any Arab state to visit Comoros A lot of Comorians were agitated by the president’s decision to sever ties with Qatar

Erdogan sees progress in resolving GCC crisis

Erdogan sees progress in resolving GCC crisis

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said his visit to the Gulf region made a contribution to easing the GCC crisis, but indicated that more time was needed to end the standoff.

British analysts say Qatar won't be affected by boycott

British analysts say Qatar won't be affected by boycott

The UK government's position regarding the GCC crisis is similar to that of its European counterparts, calling for de-escalation and resolving differences through diplomatic dialogue.