HH the Emir Participates in UN General Assembly Opening Session

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani participated in the United Nations General Assembly at its 71st session, which was held this morning in New York City, along with the Heads of State and Government and Heads of Delegations governmental and non-governmental organizations.


Qatar Reaffirms Commitment to Cooperate with Various UN Bodies in Combating Terrorism

The State of Qatar has reiterated its cooperation with various United Nations bodies related to the fight against terrorism, including Security Council's Committees, expert teams and the Counter-Terrorism Implementation Task Force (CTITF), stressing support of their efforts in fulfilling their mandate in order to assist Member States. This came in a speech delivered by the Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations, HE Ambassador Sheikha Alia Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani, before the United Nations General Assembly on "Strengthening the Capacity of the United Nations System to Assist Member States in the Implementation of UN Counter-Terrorism Strategy".


Qatar Reiterates Continued Commitment to International Peace and Security, Despite Unilateral Measures and Siege

The State of Qatar has reiterates its continued commitment to international peace and security and to continue its international and bilateral efforts to combat terrorism and settle disputes peacefully, despite unilateral measures and blockade. This came in a statement delivered by the Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations HE Sheikha Alia Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani, at the UN Security Council session on "The situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian issue. HE Sheikha Alia said that the State of Qatar, faced with unilateral action and blockade by the will of its people and with the firm support of its friends in the region and the world, and on the basis of international law, the Charter of the United Nations and the principles of friendly relations among States, It affirms its continued fulfillment of its international obligations to strengthen international peace and security, its efforts to settle disputes through peaceful means and its international and bilateral counter-terrorism efforts.




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