Thursday, September 21st | 1 Tishri 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe
February 22, 2015 12:40 pm

Obama to Meet Emir of Qatar at the White House

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Obama to Meet Emir of Qatar at the White House" to a friend

Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani with his wife and President and Michelle Obama. Photo: Wikipedia.

Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani is due to meet with US President Barack Obama during his first visit to the White House this week.

The tour comes amid growing angst in the Middle East over how to handle ISIL, whose dominance has spread to Libya, as well as rising tensions between Egypt, a key US ally, and Qatar, which last week withdrew its ambassador to the country.

Read full story at Arabian Business.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner
  • judorebbe

    That’s okay. The Emir of Qatar is not running for re-election.

    So what if Qatar is financing terrorism and the global jihad? … (which, of course, have nothing to do with what Islam stands for).

Algemeiner.com