Qatar elected as UN General Assembly 73rd session V-P Jun 06, 2018 0 97 12345 QNANew York The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday elected Qatar as Vice-President of the General Assembly for its 73rd session, which will begin in mid-September.The election is a recognition by the Member States of the role played by Qatar in the United Nations and the distinct status of its role at the regional and international levels.Ecuadorean Foreign Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa was on Tuesday elected president of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly taking over from Slovakian Foreign Affairs Minister Miroslav Lajcak. She won 128 of the votes, compared to the 62 votes the Honduras representative won out of the total 193. Pages 123456 POST A COMMENT RELATED ARTICLES MoFA holds first induction for students studying abroad Jun 06, 2018 0 60 eSwatini king meets Qatar's ambassador Jun 06, 2018 0 51 Amir appoints envoys, ratifies agreements Jun 06, 2018 0 86 DPS-MIS signs contract with Al Muftah Group to construct new campus at Al Wukair Santhosh Chandran DOHA THE DPS Modern Indian School on Tuesday signed a contract with Al Muftah Group to build its second campus in Al Wukair. The contract was signed by the patron of the school Aisha bint Mohamed bin Hammam .. Briefs Amir sends message to Tajikistan president The Amir His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani has sent a written message to President of the Republic of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, pertaining to the bilateral .. Qatar slams blasts in Kabul Qatar has strongly condemned the two explosions that targeted a gathering of religious scholars and a police station in Afghanistan's capital Kabul, killing and injuring several people. In a statement on late .. Britain calls on Gulf states to find solution to crisis The British Foreign and Commonwealth Office on Tuesday called on all Arab Gulf countries to find a solution to the crisis one year after it began. UK's Minister of State for the Middle East at the Foreign and ..