Video Duration 11 minutes 44 seconds

Qatar’s ambassador to US discusses diplomatic crisis

Meshal Bin Hamad Al Thani, Qatar’s ambassador to the US, talks to Al Jazeera about the turmoil roiling the Gulf region after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Egypt and others cut diplomatic relations with Qatar and imposed blockades.

Meshal Bin Hamad Al Thani, Qatar’s ambassador to the US, talks to Al Jazeera about the turmoil roiling the Gulf region after Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the UAE, Egypt and other nations severed diplomatic relations with Qatar and cut off sea and air links.

Al Jazeera’s Shihab Rattansi spoke to him in Washington, DC.