Tillerson urges Qatar’s neighbors to lift land blockade

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks at the State Department in June 2017. File photo by REUTERS/Yuri Gripas WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is urging Qatar’s neighbors to lift a land blockade as a “sign of good faith” in negotiations to resolve the Persian Gulf diplomatic crisis. Tillerson says that of all the steps that Saudi Arabia, Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have taken to isolate Qatar, the land blockade is having the most negative...

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