Qatar praised for counter-terror efforts

 13 Apr 2018 - 1:44

Qatar praised for counter-terror efforts

The Peninsula

DOHA: Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani met with a number of senior officials who praised Qatar’s role in countering terrorism and stopping its finance.
H H the Emir met with Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Paul Ryan at the US Congress in Washington, reported QNA.
They reviewed bilateral cooperation and the ways to enhance it. They also discussed regional and international developments, particularly Qatar and the United States’ counter-terrorism efforts and cutting off its finance.
The Speaker of the House expressed his thanks to H H the Emir for Qatar’s effort in that regard through Al Udeid Air Base.
The meeting was attended by a number of their excellencies of the official accompanying delegation.
H H the Emir also met with Chairman of the US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Bob Corker, Ranking Member of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Bob Menendez and a number of members of the committee.
The meeting focused on the strategic Qatari-American ties, and means to develop them in a way that advances the interests of the two countries and their peoples.
They also exchanged views on a number of regional and international issues, particularly the developments of the GCC crisis and its implications on regional security. They also discussed the situation in Yemen and in Syria.
The meeting was attended by a number of their excellencies of the official accompanying delegation.
H H the Emir met with Minority Leader of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi at the US Congress in Washington. They reviewed bilateral cooperation ties between the State of Qatar and the United States of America, as well as the means to enhance them. The meeting also focused on a number of issues of joint interest.
H H the Emir met, at the Congress in Washington, with a number of members of the US Senate Committee on Armed Services. They reviewed bilateral relations and the means to enhance them, particularly in military, defense, and security fields.
H H the Emir and members of the Senate Committee on Armed Services exchanged views on the latest regional and international developments, particularly those related to countering-terrorism and stopping its finance. The members praised the role the State of Qatar plays in that regard through Al Udeid Air Base.
H H the Emir met with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy at the US Congress. They reviewed bilateral relations and the ways to advance them. They also discussed regional and international affairs, led by developments in the Middle-East.
H H the Emir met with Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer at the US Congress. They discussed ways to advance bilateral relations and reviewed regional and international developments, particularly those pertaining to the Middle-East.