Egypt imposes entry visas on Qatari citizens

 23 Nov 2017 - 14:45

Egypt imposes entry visas on Qatari citizens

By Hussein Mahmoud Ragab Elkabany and Mahmut Geldi / AA

CAIRO, Egypt: Egypt is reported to be imposing the need for visas to Qatari citizens starting Thursday, official journal says.
The decision, which was published in the official journal, was approved by the Egyptian Interior Ministry and Foreign Affairs Ministry. 

In June, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain all abruptly cut diplomatic and commercial ties and imposed an unjust blockade on Qatar.

Bahrain had earlier ordered the imposition of visas on visitors from Qatar, according to the country’s official news agency BNA.