Tension rose gradually between Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt. The four countries decided to sever their diplomatic relations with Doha, close all ports to the transportation coming to and from Qatar and prevent the crossing of Qatari transport in the territory, airspace and territorial waters. Qatari diplomatic missions were given 48 hours to leave.
Taliban headquarters and relations with al-Qaeda
The current scenario
In addition to terrorism and the general Political Islam’s empty slogans, it is undeniable that dozens of dissidents, opponents, militiamen and influential religious men from all over the Arab world reside in Qatar. The other GCC countries have repeatedly expressed their frustration at Doha giving sanctuary to the Muslim Brotherhood and other Islamists.Sarah Broskivic