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Qatar's emir says he's ready to talk

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Qatar's ruling emir said he was ready for dialogue but any solution to the Gulf crisis must respect Qatar's sovereignty.

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Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani also said in a televised speech that he valued Kuwait's mediation and the support of other countries for the efforts, including the United States, Turkey and Germany.

He also criticised the closure of the Al-Aqsa mosque in Jerusalem and expressed solidarity with Palestinian people.


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