"We hope the list of demands will soon be presented to Qatar and will be reasonable and actionable," US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said.' (Image Credit: GETTY IMAGES)

Saudis, allies have list of demands to Qatar: US

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said US desire is for unity within the Gulf and unity within the GCC

Saudi Arabia and its allies have drawn up a list of demands to be presented to Qatar, the United States said Wednesday, as President Donald Trump discussed the regional crisis with new Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

The latest moves came as Washington stepped up its efforts to resolve the thorny row between Qatar - home to the biggest US air base in the Middle East - and its neighbours, led by Riyadh.

 "We hope the list of demands will soon be presented to Qatar and will be reasonable and actionable," US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said, in a statement.

Later, addressing reporters after a meeting with senior Chinese officials, Tillerson said Washington had been pushing for a clear list of...Read more...

Source: arabianbusiness.com