Qatar ban on goods from the UAE, Saudi as reported by Reuters. Food Security in the region will be affected. Read the full report at Reuters.
Qatar bans goods from UAE, Saudi as embargo anniversary approaches.MAY 27, 2018 / 1:30 AM / 3 DAYS AGODUBAI (Reuters) – Qatar said it was banning products originating from the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Bahrain, almost a year after those states imposed an embargo on Doha, accusing it of supporting terrorism.The four states cut diplomatic and transport ties last June. Qatar, which had many of its imports trans-shipped from the UAE and received the bulk of its fresh food across the Saudi border, denied the accusations against it.
Bahrain’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed al-Khalifa told Alsharq Alawsat newspaper on Sunday he saw no resolution to the diplomatic row in sight.
Reporting by Aziz El Yaakoubi; Editing by Andrew Torchia and Alison Williams