Tuesday, February 7, 2012

#Iran : #Qatar Urges Serious Dialogue With Iran

Qatari Foreign Minister Khalid Mohamed al-Attiyah

Source: Press TV

Qatar has urged the West not to launch an attack on Iran over its nuclear program, stressing that the Iranian nuclear dispute should be settled through dialogue and negotiations.

Speaking at the 48th Munich Security Conference in Germany on Sunday, Qatar's Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Khalid Mohamed al-Attiyah said a military strike against Iran would be disastrous for the region, Reuters reported.

"[An attack] is not a solution; and tightening the embargo on Iran will make the scenario worse. I believe we should have dialogue."

“I believe that with our allies and friend in the West we should open a serious dialogue with the Iranians to get out of this dilemma. This is what we feel in our region,” al-Attiyah pointed out. ... read more