US thanks Qatar for its role in combating global terrorism Aug 13, 2020 0 7482 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaThe US State Department has said Qatar is one of the closest military allies of the United States in the region.In a statement on Wednesday, the US State Department said the US counterterrorism coordinator Ambassador Nathan A Sales will arrive in Doha to thank Qatar for its commitment to combating global terrorism and its dedication to a robust partnership with the US on counterterrorism and security.Sales will meet with Attorney General HE Ali bin Fetais Al Marri and other senior government officials to discuss Qatar’s role as a strong partner in combating the financing of terrorism, including implementation of its new Anti-Money Laundering/Countering the Financing of Terrorism (AML/CFT) legislation. Sales will also discuss Qatar’s active participation in the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS.Qatar is one of the United States’ closest military allies in the region. Al-Udeid Air Base is home to the Combined Air Operation Center, which hosts 18 nations and is responsible for all Coalition air operations in the Middle East and Central Asia. RELATED ARTICLES Cabinet renews Qatar’s solidarity with Lebanon Aug 13, 2020 0 8383 People arriving in Qatar must adhere to quarantine requirements: MoPH Aug 13, 2020 0 8126 Amir receives credentials of new ambassadors Aug 13, 2020 0 3764 Qatari team finds first body from Beirut rubble The Qatari search and rescue team has retrieved the first dead body of a Lebanese security officer from under the rubble of the Beirut port. Local media outlets said the body was that of a security officer working in the .. Qatar affirms respect for Sudan’s unity and sovereignty QNA Doha Qatar has affirmed respect for Sudan’s sovereignty, political independence, unity and integrity of its region, non-interference in its internal affairs, and aspirations of the Sudanese people to live in a .. Qatar updates list of low-risk countries Tribune News Network Doha Qatar has updated the list of low-risk countries for travel amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Government Communications Office (GCO) has said. In a Twitter post on Wednesday, the .. Second-round exams to start from Aug 23 The second-round examinations for grades from (first to twelfth - day and adult education) for the academic year 2019-20 will start on Sunday, August 23, and end on Monday, August 31, 2020. The full schedule of exams can be ..