Later on Sunday evening, June 4, Reuters and the Saudi Agency SPA reported that Saudi Arabia has severed diplomatic relations and all land, sea and air contacts with Qatar.
The communication stressed that the decision was made «in order to protect national security from the threat of terrorism and extremism».
While Riyadh urged «all brotherly countries» to follow his example.
Early Monday morning, June 5, the TV channel «al-Arabia» (UAE) announced the severance of diplomatic relations between Bahrain and Qatar, citing the state Agency of the Kingdom.
In the message, «al-Arabiya» stated that the rupture of diplomatic relations said the Kingdom of Bahrain, explaining this decision by the fact that Qatar destabilizie the situation in the region, is trying to interfere in the internal Affairs of neighboring countries, promotes terrorist activities and renders financial support to extremist groups linked to Iran.
Within 48 hours the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Bahrain, intends to remove all its diplomats from Doha.
In the coming days, Bahrain will stop air and sea communication with Qatar. This will be taken other steps to ensure that subjects of the Kingdom visited Qatar.
Shortly, the rupture of diplomatic relations with Qatar have also announced the United Arab Emirates and Egypt, reports channel Sky News Arabia. They also announced that they would suspend land, air and sea freight to Qatar.
The UAE authorities demanded that all Qatari diplomats within 48 hours left the Emirates.
These statements were made in Cairo shortly after the conclusion of talks between the foreign Ministers of Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
In addition, the command of the Arab coalition headed by Saudi Arabia, announced that Qatar will no longer participate in joint military operations in Yemen.
The Sunni regimes accused Qatar of supporting terrorist organizations «al Qaeda» and «Islamic state», and in an effort to improve relations with Shia Iran.
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