Qatar joined its neighbours at a summit Tuesday in supporting Egypt under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, whose crackdown on the Doha-backed Muslim Brotherhood had divided the Gulf monarchies for months.
In their final statement, leaders of the six-nation Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states announced their "full support to Egypt" and the "political programme of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi".
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