Lavrov assured Qatar’s support and promised all possible assistance


RIA Novosti

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov said that Moscow is ready to do everything possible to the crisis over Qatar resolved. He stated this on Saturday, June 10, opening talks with his Qatari counterpart Mohammad bin Abdel Rahman al Thani, reports TASS.

“We maintain contacts with most of the participants of the processes, carried out telephone conversations of the President of the Russian Federation with their colleagues in the region, our today’s conversation will be a continuation of these efforts. All that Russia can do with the consent, in the interest of the parties involved, we will try to do,” assured Lavrov.

At the same time, he noted that in Moscow with concern perceive the situation in recent years. “We on principle do not interfere in the internal Affairs of States nor in bilateral relations between them. However, we can’t be happy with the situation, when relations between the partners deteriorate”, — quotes its words of RIA Novosti.

The Minister added that all issues should be resolved through direct dialogue, since they “can better understand the concerns of each other”.

5 June Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the UAE announced the rupture of diplomatic relations with Qatar. They accused Doha of destabilizing the political situation in these Arab States as well as in support of terrorist organizations, including prohibited in Russia groups “Islamic state” and al-Qaida. Then to the solution of four Arab countries joined in Yemen, Libya, the Maldives and Mauritius. June 6, Jordan lowered the level of relations with Qatar and Mauritania announced their breakup. The day after this decision the Union of the Comoros.