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Saudi Prince Says Qatar Won’t Be Barred From Arab Summit

Hamza Hendawi Wednesday, March 7, 2018

CAIRO (AP) — Qatar will not be barred from an Arab summit in Riyadh later this month, but the standoff between Doha and a Saudi-led, four-nation alliance could last a "long time," Saudi Arabia's crown prince said in comments published Wednesday.

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt cut ties with Qatar in June, accusing the tiny but super-rich Gulf state of supporting militant groups and cozying up to Shiite, non-Arab Iran. ...

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