On 5 June, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt severed ties with Qatar, and the first three countries imposed a land and air embargo on their neighbouring state for "supporting terrorism".
Middle East Eye has denied that it was supported financially by Qatar or backed by any other state entity.
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The demands included: Cutting back Qatar's diplomatic ties to Iran, shuttering the Qatari media outlet "Al-Jazeera", ending the military presence of Turkey in Qatar and ending any military cooperation with it.
He also revealed that Qatar's neighbors are plotting to topple its emir and warned the Saudi-led Arab states that, historically, Qatar had proven it was not an easy country to be "swallowed up".
Doha lambasted the charges and indicated that the list is made to be rejected as it targets its sovereignty.
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Qatar has been under unprecedented diplomatic and economic sanctions for weeks from Saudi Arabia and its allies.
However, the diplomatic crisis looks unlikely to resolve itself in with Qatar's Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani telling reporters Thursday that the list of demands was "meant to be rejected".
Cairo also will play host to a meeting of a United Nations agency monitoring worldwide air travel over a complaint by Qatar about its neighbors cutting off its air routes over the dispute.
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