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File photo of Qatar’s Minister of State for Interior AffairsSheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani (R). (Reuters/Hamad I Mohammed)


Qatar’s new prime minister reports for duty

Qatar’s new prime minister reports for duty

Doha, Asharq Al-Awsat—If sports seeks to entrench the principles of teamwork and cooperation in young people, then a military education must surely encourage discipline. This is an attribute that characterizes Sheikh Abdullah Bin Nasser Bin Khalifa Al Thani, the man...
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Qatar’s Crown Prince Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani (C) arrives at Al-Sadd Stadium for the final Crown Prince Cup soccer match between Qatari teams Al-Sadd and Lekhwaiya in Doha May 4, 2013. (Reuters/Fadi Al-Assaad)


Qatar’s new Emir unveils cabinet

Qatar’s new Emir unveils cabinet

Doha, Asharq Al-Awsat—Qatar’s new Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, unveiled his new cabinet a day after taking over from his father, Sheikh Hamad. Sheikh Tamim named Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani as the new prime minister; he will also...
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An Egyptian man holds up the a copy of Quran next to a national flag during a protest held by Muslim Salafi groups against the French military attack on Mali, in front of the French embassy in Giza, Egypt Friday, Jan. 18, 2013. France launched airstrikes on Jan. 11, to help the government of Mali defeat al-Qaida-linked militants. (AP Photo/Khalil Hamra)


The Irritable Sheikh

The Irritable Sheikh

It is important for one to assess his own flaws from time to time. Should this be too difficult, or should one be blind to his own defects, then he should find another person to highlight them, ideally a close associate. “Al-Hafez” is a renowned Egyptian...