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Belarus President meets Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Al Thani

On the sidelines of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Summit, the Belarusian side will hold talks with heads of other countries. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has already met with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Al Thani.

The two leaders discussed various aspects of cooperation. The focus was on economic issues. Tamim Al Thani said that Qatar's relations with Belarus are of strategic nature. He expressed willingness to build cooperation with Belarus in all directions.

Qatar's influence in the Middle East is significant. This is one of the richest countries in the world. It is among the top 3 countries having the largest natural gas reserves and is a member of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries.

Photo: president.gov.by

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