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Global South summit opens in Qatar

DOHA, Qatar, June 15 (UPI) -- Qatari Emir Sheik Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani called for a special fund for development and fighting poverty in countries of the Global South.

'Control Room' fails to explain al-Jazeera

DOHA, Qatar, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- "Control Room," a documentary about al-Jazeera's coverage of the Iraq war, reportedly gives few clues about the inner workings of the Arabic TV news channel.

Qatar approves 1st permanent constitution

DOHA, Qatar, June 8 (UPI) -- Qatar's Emir Sheik Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani Tuesday approved the country's first permanent constitution endorsed in a referendum last year.

Russia, Qatar friendly over agents' trials

MOSCOW, April 20 (UPI) -- Russia and Qatar have put aside diplomatic wrangling over the trial of two Russian agents for the death of former Chechen President Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev.

Russian diplomat expelled from Qatar

DOHA, Qatar, March 25 (UPI) -- Qatar has expelled a Russian diplomat who was held last month in the assassination of former Chechen President Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev.

Bush to deliver foreign policy address

WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) -- U.S. efforts to bring peace to the Middle East and the nation's ongoing war against terrorism will be the meat and potatoes Friday of President George W. Bush's address during commencement ceremonies at the University of South Carolina.
RICHARD TOMKINS, White House Correspondent

Bush meets Qatar leader; key Gulf ally

WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) -- President George W. Bush met with key Gulf ally Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani of Qatar Thursday and expressed the nation's appreciation for Qatar allowing its territory to be used as the headquarters for U.S. military operations in the Iraq war.
RICHARD TOMKINS, UPI White House Correspondent

Bush meets Qatar emir

WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) --

RAND and Qatar to launch policy institute

WASHINGTON, April 28 (UPI) -- The RAND Corp. and the Qatar Foundation agreed on Monday to establish the RAND-Qatar Policy Institute, which will involve hundreds of RAND experts in the United

Analysis: The little summit that could

BEIRUT, Lebanon, March 27 (UPI) -- The 14th Arab Summit was meant to be "historic," according to its organizers and observers here, meaning that it could have been the summit to deliver a lasting
CLAUDE SALHANI

Qatar moves toward democracy

DOHA, Qatar, March 27 (UPI) -- The ruler of this small, natural gas-rich country on the Arabian Gulf has promised to introduce a sort of Western-styled democracy to the sheikhdom by this summ
CLAUDE SALHANI

Bush announces more Afghan refugee aid

WASHINGTON, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- President Bush on Thursday traveled to the U.S. Department of State where he announced $320 million in humanitarian aid for refugees fleeing Afghanistan ahead o
KATHY A. GAMBRELL, White House reporter

Congressman: King back, Taliban out

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3 (UPI) -- "The King is going to go back, and the Taliban are out," said Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., to United Press International Wednesday at a lunch on Capitol Hil
CLAUDE SALHANI
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DOH99071301 - 13 JULY 1999 - DOHA, QATAR: His Highness the Emir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al Thani, the ruler of Qatar, has issued a decision, July 13, (Emiri Descision No. /11/) on forming an ad hoc committee set up for drawing up a permanent constitution and defining its competence. cc/QNA UPI
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