Mauritania broke off diplomatic relations with Qatar

Mauritania broke off diplomatic relations with Qatar

The blockade of the Doha partially joined Jordan.

Moscow. June 7. INTERFAX.RU — Mauritania has declared that breaks off diplomatic relations with Qatar, said on Tuesday Al Arabia.

She became the ninth country to join the blockade of the Doha. Monday to break off relations with Qatar, said Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, the Maldives, the authorities of the Eastern part of Libya and the island state of Mauritius. Some countries also broke off economic relations with Qatar.

Also Tuesday, Jordan said that reduces the level of its diplomatic representation in Qatar and revokes the license of the local branch of Qatari TV channel Al Jazeera, reports the Associated Press.

The reason for this decision was the support of the Qatari authorities of Islamic terrorists has been fighting against a coalition of States under the authority of the United States.