"Qatar has shown the most decisive stance against the terrorist organization Islamic State alongside Turkey".
Violence has increased in recent weeks between militants and Saudi security forces in a predominantly Shiite town in the country's east. Saudi Arabia has also accused Qatar of backing Iranian-allied rebels in Yemen, known as Houthis. They also suspended all land, air and sea traffic with Qatar, ejected its diplomats and ordered Qatari citizens to leave their countries.
In his strongest comments yet on the crisis, Erdogan added that Qatar was a country "on which a death sentence had in some way been pronounced".
"Qatar can not own stakes in the Empire State Building and the London Shard and use the profits to write checks to affiliates of Al-Qaeda", Yousef Al Otaiba wrote in an Op-Ed in the Wall Street Journal on Monday (June 12).
NAN reports that Qatari Foreign Minister Abdulrahman al-Thani told a news conference in France that Qatar "still had no clue" why the nations cut ties.
When the ties were severed, people in Qatar started panicking that the country could run out of food.
An exception is made for private planes and charter flights to or from Qatar, which require permission to transit through the airspace of the three countries, the statements said.
Transporting the cows could take as many as 60 Qatar Airways flights from the US and Australia, where he bought the cows.
Erdogan said that it was Qatar, alongside Turkey, which had been fighting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) extremists the most.
In an interview with Al-Jazeera English, Baker also came down hard on US President Donald Trump, whose country has been a longtime ally of Qatar.
Qatar has launched two new shipping services to Omani ports after other Gulf states severed ties with Doha last week, raising concerns over food supplies to import-dependent Qatar.
Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain all cut off diplomatic contact with Qatar after officially accusing it of "sponsoring terrorism" last week.style="text-align: center;"