Qatar takes blockade to world leaders Sep 22, 2017 0 847 12345 QNANew YorkQatar has taken the unjust blockade imposed on it by the Saudi Arabia-led bloc to the global stage with Foreign Minister HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al Thani briefing leaders and officials of many countries about the humanitarian repercussions of the siege, in New York.On the sidelines of the 72nd session of the UN General Assembly, the Foreign Minister met Somalian Prime Minister Hassan Ali Khayre, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Minister for Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy Angelino Alfano, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia Julie Bishop. Sheikh Mohammed told the leaders that dialogue is the only way to resolve the ongoing Gulf crisis. The FM also discussed the latest regional and international developments with the leaders.Sheikh Mohammed also met President of International Crisis Group Jean-Marie Guehenno. They discussed relations between Qatar and the group, joint efforts to prevent bloody clashes and settle disputes around the world.The Foreign Minister also participated in a high-level event on Libya in New York. The meeting was aimed to review the progress achieved, formulate a political commitment to a sustainable solution to the Libyan crisis and strengthen international coordination to support Libyan institutions in security, humanitarian assistance and social and economic development. POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES Customs foils bid to smuggle in 2kg marijuana Sep 22, 2017 0 242 Italian FM calls for urgent lifting of unjust siege Sep 22, 2017 0 345 US body pledges to defend Qatar journalists on Saudi bloc terror list Sep 22, 2017 0 397 MEC, US-Qatar business body ink pact to boost economic ties QNA Doha The Ministry of Economy and Commerce (MEC) and the US-Qatari Business Council on Thursday signed a letter of intent to promote and increase cooperation in economic, trade and investment fields. This came after .. Emir exchanges greetings on new Hijri year Doha The Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Thursday exchanged greetings with leaders of Arab and Muslim countries on the occasion of new Hijri year. The Deputy Emir HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad al Thani and Prime .. Somalia rebukes its states for breaking ties with Qatar MOGADISHU Somalia's government on Thursday rebuked its three semi-autonomous regions for cutting ties with Qatar, saying it was determined to stay neutral in the Gulf nation's dispute with other Arab states. ..