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Qatar signs $8-bn deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK

Qatar signs $8-bn deal to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from UK

Qatar’s Defence Minister Khalid bin Mohammed al-Attiyah, PHOTO: REUTERS     DOHA: Qatar signed a multi-billion-dollar deal Sunday to buy 24 Typhoon fighters from Britain, its second major defence agreement this week, which comes during the worst political crisis in the region for years. The $8-billion (6.8-billion-euro) deal was signed in Doha by Qatar’s Defence Minister […]

Emir of Qatar acknowledges Pakistan’s role in strengthening its armed forces

Emir of Qatar acknowledges Pakistan’s role in strengthening its armed forces

Emir of Qatar acknowledges Pakistan’s role in strengthening its armed forces By News Desk Army chief Gen Qamar Bajwa meets Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Qatar on Wednesday. PHOTO: ISPR Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani has acknowledged Pakistan’s role in developing and strengthening of their armed […]

Qatar World Cup: FIFA investigator set to reveal findings

Qatar World Cup: FIFA investigator set to reveal findings

As football’s reputation continues to be dragged through the mud following accusations of bribery during the FIFA World Cup bidding process, the man charged with repairing the sport’s image revealed he is close to concluding his investigation. New York lawyer Michael Garcia, who is set to meet Qatari officials in Oman following allegations of wrongdoing, […]