The crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman said that the blockade Qatar by four Arab States can last decades, comparing the situation with the multi-year blockade of Cuba by the USA.
“The blockade of Qatar may continue for decades, as the blockade of Cuba by the United States,” said the Saudi Prince in an interview with Egyptian media, excerpts of which in the environment publishes the newspaper “al-Ahram”.
While the crown Prince said that he did not personally engaged in the issue of Qatar, “the entire population of which does not exceed a population of one street in Egypt.” “I don’t do that. This file is even not the Minister,” said bin Salman, who also holds the post of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of defence.
Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt in early June, broke off diplomatic relations with Doha and stopped with Qatar every message, accusing him of supporting terrorism and interference in their internal Affairs. The decision was later joined by several other States.