Canada will ask the UAE to intervene and mediate after Saudi suspended diplomatic ties with Canada this week.
The fallout began when Canadian authorities followed a tweet by Global Affairs Canada about the arrest of several women campaigning in Saudi Arabia.
According to new reports, Canada is looking to the UAE and Britain to help defuse the situation, following a freeze of business ties, Saudi flights suspensions and Saudi students studying abroad in Canada being transferred to other countries.
A Saudi state agency has cut ties with a Canadian wheat producing agency
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) August 7, 2018
A Canadian government source said Canada will reach out to the UAE for help
A source close to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told press agency Reuters Canada will reach out to the UAE and Britain to help ease tensions following the fall-out.