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World Leaders Attend the 16th Annual Doha Forum

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani joined leaders from across the world at the 16th Annual Doha Forum, focusing on promoting stability and prosperity around the globe. The Doha Forum featured prominent intellectual and political leaders, including UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, President of the UN General Assembly Mogens Lykketoft, and Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. The three-day forum brought together diverse perspectives to discuss how nations can unite in combatting global threats. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in collaboration with local and international research and study centers, organized the forum





Qatar Adopts Individual Partnership and Cooperation Program with NATO

HE Sheikh Ali bin Jassim Al-Thani, Qatar's Ambassador to the Kingdom of Belgium and Head of Mission of the State of Qatar to the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), presented to Jens Stoltenberg, the Secretary General of NATO, a document of individual partnership and cooperation program between the State Qatar and NATO, which was adopted by the State of Qatar.


Chief of Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces Meets US Officials

HE the Chief of Staff the Qatari Armed Forces Major General Pilot Ghanem bin Shaheen Al Ghanem met separately on Monday with each of Vice-Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Paul Silva, Vice Chief of Staff of the US Air Force Gen. David Goldfein and Director of the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency Gen. Joseph Rexy on the occasion of his visit to the United States. Talks during the meetings dealt with military relations between the State of Qatar and the United States and ways of enhancing them.


HH the Emir Meets Senator Marco Rubio

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met at his Emiri Diwan on Monday with United States Senator and member of the US Senate Intelligence Committee Marco Rubio, and his accompanying delegation on the occasion of his visit to Qatar.


HH the Emir Meets US President

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani discussed with US President Barack Obama a number of regional and international issues, including the international efforts to combat terrorism. The meeting, held ahead of GCC- US summit which will begin at Diriyah Palace today, addressed cooperation relations between the State of Qatar and the United States of America as well as the prospects for advancing them in all fields.



HH the Emir Meets Commander of US Central Command

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani met at the Emiri Diwan Office Sunday with Commander of the US Central Command General Joseph Leonard Votel and his accompanying delegation on the occasion of their visit to the country.Talks during the meeting dealt with cooperation ties between the two countries and means of boosting them.