Pompeo thanks Qatar for close ties with US Nov 14, 2019 0 943 12345 QNAWashingtonUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has thanked Qatar for its partnership and cooperation with Washington in a variety of issues.In a statement following his meeting with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al Thani, the US Secretary of State said they discussed the importance of a unified Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to address regional instability and other bilateral and regional issues, including recent developments in Iraq, Syria and Lebanon.The FM met his US counterpart on Tuesday night in Washington. The two leaders discussed bilateral relations, the ways of enhancing them, especially in the fields of defence, regional security and the fight against terrorism. The discussion also touched upon the situation in Syria, Iraq and Libya.“Great to see Secretery Mike Pompeo today in #Washington for talks on strategic Qatar-USA ties, regional issues & shared challenges,” the FM said in a tweet. RELATED ARTICLES We look forward to an elected Shura Council in near future: Amir Nov 14, 2019 0 1714 Saudi, UAE and Bahrain to take part in Gulf Cup Nov 14, 2019 0 958 QP signs 10-year LPG supply deal with China’s Wanhua Chemicals Nov 14, 2019 0 1150 MME launches project to plant 4,000 seedlings The Ministry of Municipality and Environment (MME), in cooperation with the Qur’anic Botanic Garden, on Wednesday launched a project to plant 4,000 wild seedlings each year in the seedlings of the garden to support the .. QA wins Top Regional Passenger Choice Award QA wins Top Regional Passenger Choice Award Cabinet calls for urgent steps to stop Israeli aggression QNA Doha The Cabinet has condemned the Israeli aggression on the Gaza Strip which has continued since Tuesday morning and left a number of martyrs. At its regular meeting on Wednesday, the Cabinet called for urgent and .. Brace for more rain in coming days, says QMD The country is likely to witness scattered rain in the coming days, according to Qatar Meteorology Department (QMD). “Chances of scattered rain expected to continue during the coming days and it may become thundery at .. New claim at historic Trump impeachment hearing The top US diplomat in Ukraine, in gripping public testimony at the historic impeachment hearing into President Donald Trump, levelled a new accusation on Wednesday about White House efforts to pressure Kiev to ..