Qatar diplomatic crisis depicts a worrisome future of not only GCC countries, but
it has posed a serious challenge to the regional security apparatus. This Research
paper analysis the diplomatic row occurred between Qatar and Saudi led camp.
Research Paper intends to highlight the historical context of the rift and reasons
for diplomatic crisis yet again. The forthcoming socioeconomic and Political
consequences for region particularly Qatar and future of Gulf Cooperation Council.
The Diplomatic case will assess various mediations offered to resolve the conflict
including Shuttle diplomacy and back channel means and last part will delineate
the fresh thaw in making prior to an attack on Saudi key national asset ARAMCO
oil field and Saudi-led camp's participation in Qatar Football tournament.
1-Fazal Rehman Kakar Department of IR, National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan.
Mediation, Shuttle Diplomacy, Muslim Brotherhood, Terrorism, Back Channel Diplomacy, GCC, Conflict Resolution, Thaw, National Interests