In Iraq said they oppose the blockade of Qatar

© RIA Novosti / Abdulkader to Hadjerat in photobacteria in the vicinity of the amphitheatre in Doha, Qatar. Archival photoIn Iraq said they oppose the blockade of Qatar© RIA Novosti / Abdulkader to Harperite the image Bank

The Prime Minister of Iraq Haider al-Abadi said that the country opposes the blockade of Qatar, reports Reuters.

«The blockade does not affect the power, the blockade hurts ordinary people,» said al-Abadi.

On Wednesday, Iraqi Prime Minister arrives in Riyadh for talks with Saudi king Salman bin Abdul Aziz al Saud. Al-Abadi said that he will ask Saudi Arabia to clarify the accusations against Qatar.

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt on 5 June severed diplomatic relations with Doha and stopped with Qatar every message, accusing him of supporting terrorism and interference in their internal Affairs. Later on the rupture of diplomatic relations also said the Maldives, Mauritius, Mauritania. Jordan and Djibouti have reduced the level of its diplomatic missions in Qatar. Senegal, Niger and Chad announced the withdrawal of ambassadors.

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