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Qatar crisis creates 'new' Gulf with no winners

“It is very difficult to see how Arab Gulf can come back together,” fellow Kristian Coates Ulrichsen says as the crisis between Qatar and other GCC nations reaches the one-year mark. MSN:  https://bit.ly/2sMenMS