| 19 May 2024, Sunday |

UK foreign secretary to discuss Afghanistan with Qatari emir

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will visit Doha on Thursday  to discuss the situation in Afghanistan with Qatar’s emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, Raab’s office said.

“The prospects of getting Kabul airport up and running safe passage for foreign nationals and Afghans across land borders (are) top of the agenda,” the Foreign Office said in a statement.

Raab will also meet his Qatari counterpart and the British embassy to Afghanistan, which has temporarily relocated to Qatar, his office said.

  • Reuters