Qatar's Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani confirms his attendance at GCC Summit in Saudi Arabia's AlUla, according to an official statement.
The Qatari Emir’s announcement regarding his attendance comes on the eve of the 41st GCC Summit set to be held in Saudi Arabia's AlUla city.
"The Emir of the country is heading the delegation of the State of Qatar to participate in the meeting of the... Gulf Cooperation Council" that starts on Tuesday, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani's office said in a statement.
Watch: “Based on Sheikh Nawaf’s proposal, it was agreed to open the airspace and land and sea borders between the Kingdom of #SaudiArabia and the State of #Qatar, starting from this evening,” says Kuwait’s foreign minister on state TV.#GCCSummit41https://t.co/dVf1aj0wsO pic.twitter.com/Jh1KDDRQ99— Al Arabiya English (@AlArabiya_Eng) January 4, 2021
Earlier on Monday, Kuwait confirmed that Saudi Arabia agreed to reopen its air, land and sea borders to Qatar.
Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has said that the upcoming GCC summit of Gulf Arab leaders on Tuesday in AlUla will aim to unify the path toward promoting prosperity and achieving the interests of the region.