Assistant Foreign Minister meets UK Minister of State for Middle East

Published: 16 Oct 2022 –

Photo: Twitter / Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon

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QNA | The Peninsula Online

DOHA: Assistant Foreign Minister HE Lolwah bint Rashid Al Khater met on Sunday with HE Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon, the Minister of State for the Middle East, South Asia, and the United Nations at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office of the United Kingdom, who is visiting the country.

During the meeting, they reviewed the bilateral cooperation relations between the two countries, ways to support and develop them, especially in the field of development as well as the latest preparations for hosting the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022.

The meeting discussed developments in Afghanistan and Somalia, and a number of regional and international issues of common interest.

The meeting affirmed the commitment to strengthening the historic partnership between the State of Qatar and the United Kingdom through the strategic dialogue between the two countries, and the strengthening of cooperation to jointly address common global challenges.

The meeting was attended by the Ambassador of the United Kingdom to Qatar HE John Wilkes and Charge d’Affaires of the UK Mission to Afghanistan Hugo Shorter.

On his official Twitter handle, HE Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon said that it’s “good to be back in Qatar with Assistant Foreign Minister (@Lolwah_Alkhater) to discuss Afghanistan and the UK-Qatar partnership. Together, UK and Qatar have supported millions of Afghans, and will continue to do so in the future.”


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