Erdogan discussed on the phone with Him and the Emir of Qatar, the crisis in the region

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye in Photobacterium Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Archival photoErdogan discussed on the phone with Him and the Emir of Qatar, the crisis in the region© RIA Novosti / Alexei Nikolskiye the image Bank

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan during a telephone conversation with President of France Emmanuel Makron and the Emir of Qatar Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, called for dialogue to help resolve the crisis over Qatar, according to the newspaper Hurriyet, citing a presidential source.

According to the source, the leaders of the three countries exchanged views on the crisis over Qatar with the goal of immediate cessation of tension in the region.

According to the newspaper, according to reports, the leaders stressed that only dialogue and negotiation will resolve the present tensions in the Persian Gulf. They also called for the support of these efforts.

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.