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Qatar rejects Trump's Jerusalem stand

IANS  |  Doha 

Qatar's Emir has said his country will reject the US decision to recognize as the capital of

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani made the remarks at a meeting with Palestine's envoy in Doha on Tuesday who delivered a message from Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas, Xinhua news agency reported.

"Qatar has totally rejected any measure calling for the recognition of as the capital of Israel," Al Thani said.

The Emir stressed the religious and political importance of to Arabs, Muslims and the whole world.

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First Published: Wed, December 06 2017. 14:48 IST
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