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Qatar: Politics and Government

Question for Foreign and Commonwealth Office

UIN 5364, tabled on 17 July 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what information he holds on reported Qatari contact with and support for political opposition groups in (a) Saudi Arabia, (b) the UAE, (c) Egypt and (d) Bahrain.

Answered on

25 July 2017

We are aware of such reports. We are encouraging all sides to address ongoing tensions in the region, and to get firmly behind Kuwait's mediation efforts.

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