Emir: Arab countries involved in a row with Qatar not interested in solution

Sheikh Tamim Hamad al-Thani smiling as he arrives in the Bahraini capital of Manama, A December 24, 2012. — AFP pic
Sheikh Tamim Hamad al-Thani smiling as he arrives in the Bahraini capital of Manama, A December 24, 2012. — AFP pic

DOHA, Nov 14 — Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim Hamad al-Thani said today that Arab states that imposed sanctions on his country in June over allegations of supporting terrorism were not interested in a solution to the crisis.

Speaking to members of the Gulf Arab state's consultative Shoura Council, Tamim also accused Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt of trying to deprive his country of hosting the football World Cup in 2022. — Reuters

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