Qatar-Iran Economic Relations Will Improve, Contrary to Saudi Arabia’s Intent

Saudi Arabia’s attempt to isolate Qatar will backfire and lead to Qatar improving economic relations with Iran. On June 5, 2017, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), cut diplomatic ties with Qatar,[1] and Egypt and Yemen soon did the same. The Saudi coalition’s ostensible reason for these diplomatic cuts was that Qatar … More Qatar-Iran Economic Relations Will Improve, Contrary to Saudi Arabia’s Intent