A joint statement by Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain last week placed several individuals and institutions, either funded by Qatar or are Qatar-based, on a terror list. This is a heavy blow to extremism. Decisive measures will be taken against entities and individuals and the latter will submit to international law. This is a new chapter in fighting terrorism and its sources.
The joint list marks the beginning of a strong transformation in the mechanism of combating terrorism. Countries’ silence over terrorism is itself an act of terror by all standardsTurki Aldakhil