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Amir’s visit to the United States strengthens strategic relations: US Department of Defense spokesman

Secretary-General John Kirby of the US Department of Defense emphasized the importance of the relationship between Qatar and the United States. This was reinforced by Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Altani’s recent visit to Washington, where Amir met with US President Joe Biden and several prominent troops. Official.

In a statement to the Al-Sharq newspaper issued Wednesday, Kirby said that the Pentagon was based on a joint commitment to bring peace and stability to the region, and that the United States and Qatar had long-term and multifaceted strategic security. He said he was confirming that he had a security partnership. Given that the relationship between Qatar and the United States is stronger than ever.

Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin to Secretary of Defense Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Altani for his uninterrupted support for the great efforts of Qatar and the development of the situation in Afghanistan. He said he would like to express his deepest gratitude. Also, a crucial role played by the state in helping to contain and mitigate regional tensions and mitigate potential regional threats in a way that maintains US strategic interests.

He emphasized that Qatar has taken advanced and multiple efforts and participated in an integrated operation to combat the threats in the region. He added that his highness visit to Washington was an opportunity to renew the United States’ long-term commitment to continue security and strategic cooperation with the friendly Qatar nation.

Pentagon Secretary John Kirby expressed his gratitude and praise to the Pentagon for hosting the Al Udeid Air Base and providing logistics services.

A Pentagon spokesman also said that bilateral relations must be flexible in the face of new threats in many files. Therefore, the United States is grateful for Qatar’s efforts to contain escalation and tensions.

Last updated: February 2, 2022 01:45 PM



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