Ankara Backs Qatar In Saudi-led Showdown

Ankara Backs Qatar In Saudi-led Showdown

Voice Of America • June 13, 2017

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has placed himself at the forefront of the defense of Qatar, in the face of Saudi Arabia-led economic and diplomatic sanctions. “A very grave mistake is being made in Qatar; isolating a nation in all areas is inhumane and against Islamic values,” Erdogan said. “It’s as if a death-penalty decision has been taken for Qatar,” said Erdogan