Qatar Fissure – Gulf Academics Start Petition For Citizen Participation, Want Inclusion In Political Decision Making

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A group of Gulf academics and nationals has initiated a petition calling for citizen participation in the political decision-making process in all of the six Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, amid a major ongoing rift that has resulted in several Gulf countries severing ties with Qatar. Addressed to GCC leaders and policymakers, the petition, which began…