HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani met in Washington on Thursday with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken.
The meeting dealt with reviewing bilateral co-operation and regional developments, particularly in Afghanistan, Iran, Syria, and Palestine. HE Sheikh Mohamed stressed that the only way to reach a political resolution in Afghanistan is by launching a comprehensive meeting that includes all Afghan leaders.
He reiterated Qatar's commitment to enhance dialogue in Afghanistan.
HE Sheikh Mohamed expressed Qatar's optimism regarding the prospect of having the Afghan parties reach a political resolution that achieves security and stability in Afghanistan.
He stressed that Qatar and the international community look forward to seeing Afghanistan a stable and prosperous country with a united government that includes all political parties, protects human rights in general, and women's rights in particular, and not become a place for harboring terrorist organisations.
HE Sheikh Mohamed stressed the need for an open and transparent dialogue between GCC countries and Iran, to achieve stability in the region.
He expressed Qatar's hope of a political resolution to the Syrian crisis that is acceptable for the Syrian people.
HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs reiterated Qatar's position on the fairness of the Palestinian cause and the legitimate right of the Palestinian people in establishing an independent state based on the borders of 1967, with East Al Quds as its capital. (QNA)