Donald Trump says would be willing to mediate talks on Qatar crisis
President Donald Trump is praising Kuwait’s emir for taking a leadership role in trying to end a diplomatic crisis between Qatar and its Arab neighbors.Updated: Sep 08, 2017 00:32 IST
US President Donald Trump on Thursday said he would be willing to step in and mediate an ongoing dispute between Qatar and neighboring Arab states, and that he thinks a deal could come quickly.
“If I can help mediate between Qatar and, in particular, the UAE and Saudi Arabia, I would be willing to do so, and I think you would have a deal worked out very quickly,” Trump said at a joint news conference with Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah al-Ahmad al-Jaber al-Sabah.
First Published: Sep 08, 2017 00:30 IST