Bahraini Foreign Minister Khalid bin Ahmed Al Khalifah has warned that his country will not attend an upcoming Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) if Qatar doesn't alter its stance on regional issues.
The European Union (EU) has warned that the Arab regional grouping of the [Persian] Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC) might collapse as a result of the current diplomatic dispute among its member states.
Iranian authorities welcome holding consultation with members of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC), said Iran's Ambassador to Kuwait Alireza Enayati referring to the correspondence between the two sides and President Hassan Rouhani's recent visit to Kuwait.
Kuwait welcomed Iran's willingness for dialogue with its Persian Gulf Arab neighbors, saying any talks are likely to help resolve conflict in Syria and Yemen, according to Kuwaiti state news agency KUNA.
Iranian Foreign Ministry blamed some Persian Gulf Arab states for the catastrophic situation in the region, saying that countries which are responsible for the spread of insecurity in the region are not in a position to tell others not to interfere with regional issues.
Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, the secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah, said the Arab member states of the Persian Gulf Cooperation Council (PGCC), which recently listed the resistance group as terrorists, do not have the interests of Lebanon in mind.