Report: Saudi-Qatar talks to end Gulf dispute collapse

Talks between Saudi Arabia and Qatar to resolve a dispute between the two Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states collapsed shortly after kicking off in October last year; Reuters reported six informed sources as saying yesterday. The news agency quoted four Western diplomats in the Gulf and two sources familiar with Qatar as saying. According to the sources, Qatar's priority from the talks was to restore freedom of movement for its citizens, reopen the airspace of boycotting countries and Qatar's only land border with Saudi Arabia. Three of the diplomats told Reuters that Riyadh wanted Qatar to first show a fundamental change in its behaviour, especially its foreign policy. Ex-Qatar PM: Non-aggression agreement between GCC and Israel is coming  Two … Continue reading Report: Saudi-Qatar talks to end Gulf dispute collapse