Kuwaiti emir visits Qatar, UAE to help end Persian Gulf diplomatic crisis:

Asia Middle East Forum

Kuwait’s emir has travelled to Qatar after his visits to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) as part of his efforts to help mediate a solution to the diplomatic row among Persian Gulf Arab countries.

Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad Al Sabah met with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha on Wednesday after his meeting with Emirati leaders in the UAE earlier in the day.

No details have emerged on the content of the discussions.

King Sabah had held talks with Saudi King Salman in Jeddah on Wednesday over the crisis facing the six members of the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council.

Also in a Wednesday telephone conversation with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Kuwaiti king discussed ways of resolving the dispute.

On Monday, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates broke off relations with Qatar, accusing Doha of supporting terrorism and destabilizing the…

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