The Arab countries accepted the proposal of Kuwait to extend the term of the ultimatum to Qatar

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Kuwait agreed with the proposal of Kuwait to extend the ultimatum to Qatar for 48 hours. On Monday, July 3, reports channel Al Arabiya.

22 Jun Kuwait on the rights of the intermediary handed Qatar a list of 13 demands for the resumption of relations. Among other things, the Doha require the closure of the TV channel “al Jazeera” and the cessation of diplomatic relations with Iran. Qatar also needs to close the Turkish military base and to stop military cooperation with Ankara. In addition, the Emirate require compensation, the amount of which is not specified. In these conditions Qatar granted 10 days, until the evening of 2 July.

The foreign Minister of Qatar Mohammed bin Abdurrahman al-Thani said on Saturday, July 1, what Emirate do not agree to these demands, reminiscent of Al Jazeera. Earlier, the Doha urged to review the terms of the ultimatum, calling them unrealistic.

5 June Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain and the UAE announced the severance of diplomatic relations with Qatar, accusing Doha of destabilizing the political situation in the Arab States and supporting terrorism. The boycott was later joined by Yemen, Libya, Maldives, Mauritius, Mauritania, Union of Comoros.

The government of Qatar, all deny the charges and call the isolation an infringement upon the sovereignty of the Emirate.