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Interior Minister Issues Decision Banning Bahrainis from Traveling to Qatar

2017-06-06 - 11:06 p

Bahrain Mirror: Bahrain's Minister of Interior Rashid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa issued decision banning Bahraini citizens from traveling to Qatar.

The decision was issued following severing ties with Qatar and a meeting with the Cabinet that directed all government parties to implement the decision.

In his decision, the Minister of Interior, directed all concerned departments to bar, starting June 6, 2017, Bahrainis from travelling to, staying in or transiting through Qatar and Qataris from entering or transiting through Bahrain. Under the decision, Qatari residents and visitors have 14 days to leave the Kingdom.

The minister also directed to follow up on the exit of Qatari boats and ships beyond Bahrain's territorial waters.

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