: After a wonderful dinner at the @USTreasury last night with the Amir of Qatar, @TamimBinHamad, it was my great honor to welcome him to the @WhiteHouse this afternoon.
Emir of Qatar arrives @WhiteHouse.
3 month ago
Qatar's Special Envoy for Counterterrorism and Mediation in Conflict Resolution Mutlaq bin Majid Al Qahtani in statement announced the success of the two-day Afghan Peace talks held in Doha under the auspices of the State of Qatar and Germany.
Qatar says it offered to act as an "impartial" mediator if Iran and the U.S. went to the negotiating table. Tamim comes to DC tomorrow.
Afghan delegation has arrived for intra-Afghan talks in Doha.
Taliban, Afghan rivals to meet Sunday in Qatar, say US, Germany
Qatar's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ministry in a statement condemned Taliban's attack in Kabul and reiterated the Qatari government's "firm stance" in rejecting "violence and terrorism, regardless of their motives and reasons".
Masmari: There is a Turkish-Qatari intervention for the militias in Tripoli
3 month ago
F-22s deployed to Qatar for the first time in order to defend American forces and interests in the @CENTCOM area of responsibility
3 month ago
Operating in the Persian Gulf between Bahrain and Qatar is USNavy P8A 169349 using callsign MN850 (callsign MN___ usually used by various P3 ORIONS on TDY here). This airframe was only delivered to US Navy in 2018. 1254z
0340Z: USAF B-52Hs GRIMM21 and 23 from Al Udeid AB, Qatar active over the Persian Gulf.
Former FIFA President Michel Platini arrested over 2022 Qatar World Cup probe: Media Part
Qatar expressed its strong condemnation and denunciation of the attacks on villages in northwestern Nigeria, which killed dozens of people. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterated Qatar's firm stance rejecting violence and terrorism regardless of their motives and reasons.
A Qatari delegation expected in Gaza was delayed on Friday, with ambassador Mohammed Al-Emadi sending his deputy, Khaled Al-Khardan, instead of himself into the Strip.
The Qatari envoy is slated to visit Gaza today and meet with Hamas officials after being delayed
Iran's Fars News Agency: A gas leak behind the fire in the Pars gas field with Qatar
Fars News Agency: The fire in the joint oil field with Qatar is still burning
Qatar warns US-Iran stalemate could trigger conflict
Qatari Foreign Minister: "An Arab country can not accept a peace plan that will be imposed on the Palestinians."
4 month ago
President Trump to host Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani at the White House next month. "The two leaders are expected to discuss regional developments, bilateral security cooperation, and counterterrorism issues," the White House says.
Qatar changes its position and declares its rejection of the statement of the summit of the GCC and the Arab Summit
Qatari Foreign Minister: We support the Libyan government of reconciliation, but there are countries that recognize and support other forces
King Salman just received Qatar pm. Brief handshake, no kissed. pm then joins other heads of delegation including MBS in a reception. Brief handshake with MbS, no words exchanged.
Qatar PM arrives in Saudi on first visit since Gulf crisis: media
4 month ago
@usairforce B52, F35A and Qatar Emiri AirForce Mirage2000 fly in formation
Libyan army spokesman: The international community should consider the interference of Turkey and Qatar in Libyan affairs.
Acting US Defense Secretary: Additional troops will be based in Saudi Arabia and Qatar
Al Jazeera says Qatar PM going to Saudi Arabia for summit, marking highest-level contact since boycott
900 US troops on their way to @CENTCOM AOR will be in SaudiArabia and Qatar, per @ActingSecDef. But Shanahan says threat from Iran holding steady: " I don't see a change in any behavior. It's a high-threat environment but I haven't seen it change in the last few days"
Hamas leader Khalil al-Hayya: We call upon Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and the participants in the Bahrain conference not to participate