Muktomon Desk : The UAE Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. Anwar Gargash has told that the GCC is “collectively in agreement with any threat towards its security” from Islamic Republic of Iran.-Arab News.
In a virtual news conference on Thursday, the minister self-addressed the forty first GCC summit command in AlUla wherever associate degree agreement was signed to fix relations with Qatar, stressing the importance of commonality, unity and security among the Gulf states.
He aforementioned that some variations remained in a way to address major security problems in light-weight of Doha’s recent relationship with capital of Iran.
Since 2017, Qatar has warm its relationships with Islamic Republic of Iran and Turkey, that the four nations saw as undermining regional security. Relations with Islamic Republic of Iran and Turkey reinforced the quartet’s views of Qatar as a threat and exaggerated tensions, particularly over their support for Moslem teams, harboring extremists and interference with internal affairs.
The minister aforementioned that the UAE’s views on each Islamic Republic of Iran and Turkey ar one amongst an equivalent, highlight that it's not simply a Gulf issue however associate degree Arab issue. He noted that Turkey is one amongst the most important trade partners within the Middle East and one that ought to respect Arab sovereignty and interests.
“We perceive that the geopolitics thought can take your time and that we have to be compelled to work along on these problems and I’m positive there’s a Qatari perspective there”
“The a lot of the GCC is nearer along, the a lot of put together it agrees on geo-strategic problems,” he said, adding that their target is to figure towards closing the gap on these problems.
Gargash additionally declared that trade, transport and start of full diplomatic ties with Qatar can ensue inside every week once the language of the AlUla Declaration.
“The declaration could be a vital step at partitioning a troublesome and painful crisis inside the GCC and also the Gulf,” he said, adding: “I’m glad this is often returning to associate degree finish however this crisis will rely on the transparency and constructive approach that we tend to contend with as we tend to move forward.”
He noted that the start of trade, transport, investment and monetary transactions are easier to attain compared to a number of the opposite challenges as “confidence building measures can take a short time.”
The minister added: “We understand that some problems ar easier to repair. Some can take longer.”
To reach associate degree agreement, the minister aforementioned that the subject of gap air area came up some months agone however efforts were created by Saudi Arabia to deal with the a lot of pressing problems and realize an answer with the assistance of the United States of America and gaining the support of the UAE.
He aforementioned the four nations “are during this along and that we have to be compelled to exit along.”
The minister emphasised efforts created by Kuwait and also the United States of America, noting that the rift needs to run its course as this is often a difficulty that's “within the family” and that they are performing on reconstruction confidence between the 2 states.
Gargash aforementioned that the GCC can currently “retool internally” and improve on problems with security, economy, science and a lot of, adding that “a a lot of stable and connected region is inside our interest.”
Addressing the problem of the state-owned Al-Jazeera Arabic news channel, the minister aforementioned that the challenge are the government’s perception of neutrality within the next returning amount and is an inside matter that the Qataris have to be compelled to face however “will rely on bilateral agreements between the states.”
On the subject of Israel, the minister aforementioned that he hopes the UAE’s support and language of the patriarch Accords can modification the sentiment within the region and “we hope to alter the truth within the region,” however highlighted every country has its own sovereign call towards the accords.
“This isn't the primary crisis within the GCC however the sharpest, and it's inside our interest to not come to any little or giant crisis,” aforementioned Gargash.
He stressed that “any crisis can leave problems with trust” noting that the 2017 crisis can push members to quickly address any future issues as “we genuinely wish to restart and own what materialized in AlUla.”