It’s the worst dispute to hit this region since the founding of the Gulf Cooperation Council in 1981.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is visiting Saudi Arabia – after having made stops in Doha and Kuwait City over the last few days.
He praised Qatar after it became the first regional power to sign a memorandum of understanding with the US to fight “terror” financing.
But can he change the positions of the blockading countries?
Presenter: Adrian Finighan
Ali Al Kandari – Professor of Contemporary Gulf History at Kuwait University.
Fahad Al-Attiya – Qatar’s Ambassador to Russia.
David Hearst – Editor of the Middle East Eye.
Source: Al Jazeera