PBS NewsHour

What’s behind the dramatic diplomatic rift with Qatar?

Clip: 06/05/2017 | 6m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

Political shock waves roiled the Persian Gulf, as Saudi Arabia and other Arab states cut all ties with Qatar, accusing the tiny oil state of supporting terror groups and embracing Iran. How did simmering tensions burst into full-on crisis for the coalition? Judy Woodruff speaks with Joyce Karam of Al-Hayat.

Aired: 06/05/17

Rating: NR

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