His Excellency Meshal bin Hamad Al Thani, Ambassador of Qatar to the United States On June 5, 2017 Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Egypt, and the United Arab Emirates cut off diplomatic ties with Qatar. Eventually releasing a list of demands, the diplomatic row has left the Gulf Cooperation Council in crisis. The World Affairs Council-Washington, DC hosts His Excellency Sheikh Meshal bin Hamad M.J. Al Thani, Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the United States. He will address the current diplomatic crisis... [see more] that Qatar is experiencing. Donna Leinwand Leger, managing editor of USA TODAY, serves as discussant.
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