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Qatar-Gulf Crisis: Eritrea’s Position

Eritrea officially throws it weight behind the Saudi-led camp

The decision that Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have taken [against Qatar] is […] one initiative among many in the right direction that envisages full realization of regional security and stability. As such, it is not a matter that requires invitation of the Eritrean Government or solicitation of its vote. (Photo: Amb. Iqbal Jhazbhay)

Security and stability have been, and continue to remain, elusive in our region or neighborhood. The causes of the spiralling upheaval are numerous, complicated and long-standing.

Deterrence of the scourge and its perpetrators so as to guarantee sustainable security and stability is not an easy task. Indeed, it will require time and concerted efforts. The foundations of Eritrea’s foreign policy are predicated on these precepts. Continue reading Qatar-Gulf Crisis: Eritrea’s Position