Gargash to represent UAE at Gulf Summit

UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Anwar Gargash, will represent the UAE at the Gulf summit, which kicks off in Kuwait on Tuesday

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Dr Anwar Mohammad Gargash

Dubai: Anwar Gargash, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, will represent the UAE at the Gulf summit which kicks off in Kuwait on Tuesday Gulf News has learned.

On Monday, Kuwait’s First Deputy Prime Minister Shaikh Sabah Al Khalid welcomed the ministers, saying that their presence will contribute to the success of the summit.

Internal Gulf solution sought to Qatar crisis
 

He said that despite recent challenges, Gulf unity and solidary remained “intact”.

Saudi Arabia the UAE and Bahrain have decided not to send high-level delegates in protest of the attendance of Qatar’s emir, Shaikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani.

Saudi Arabia will be represented by its foreign minister Adel Al Jubeir according to Saudi media reports and Bahrain will be represented by Deputy Prime Minister Mohammad Bin Mubarak.

On June 5, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE and Egypt severed their ties with Qatar accusing it of promoting extremist ideology and funding terrorist groups in the region.

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