DUBAI (Reuters) - Tensions in the Gulf can only be addressed politically and priority should be de-escalation and dialogue, a senior United Arab Emirates official said on Sunday.
“Tensions in the Gulf can only be addressed politically. Crisis long in the making requires collective attention; primarily to de-escalate and to find political solutions through dialogue and negotiations,” Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Gargash said in a Twitter post.
(This story has been refiled to correct day from Thursday to Sunday)
Reporting by Hadeel Al Sayegh; Editing by Raissa Kasolowsky