EU foreign ministers schedule meeting on Monday over Qatar

Arab powers accuse Qatar of supporting terrorism. (File photo: AP)

The EU foreign ministers will hold a meeting on Monday to discuss tensions between major Arab states and Qatar, Al Arabiya News Channel’s correspondent reported on Thursday.

The EU ministers said they back Kuwaiti mediation efforts to solve the spat and urged dialogue to ease tensions.

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain withdraw their ambassadors from Qatar after accusing the latter of supporting terrorism.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:54 - GMT 06:54