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Muslim Brotherhood exiles' exit from Qatar could ease regional quarrel
Muslim Brotherhood exiles' exit from Qatar could ease regional quarrel

At least seven officials and clerics associated with Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood are leaving Qatar, members of the group said Saturday, in a move that could mark an easing of a bitter regional quarrel over the Persian Gulf monarchy’s sheltering of fugitive figures from the Islamist movement. For more than a year since the Egyptian military removed Islamist President Mohamed Morsi from office, Qatar has offered a haven for many members of his Muslim Brotherhood. It also has called for Morsi’s reinstatement and extended financial support to other Islamist groups, including Hamas. With nations such as Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates taking Egypt’s side,...

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