AL Secretary General expresses regret on suspension of diplomatic relations b/w Qatar, regional powers
Expresses hope that Arab states would overcome their differences
The Secretary-General of Arab League, Ahmed Aboul Gheit has expressed regret that relations between Qatar and major regional powers had got to the point of suspending diplomatic relations.
In a statement, he hoped that Arab states would overcome their differences and present a united front against common threats to their national security.
Earlier, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain severed ties with Qatar today, accusing it of supporting terrorism and extremist groups in the region.