11 Dec 2014
The Syrian Ambassador to Qatar Nizar Hassan al-Haraki has praised Qatar’s “unforgettable” support for the Syrian people and their revolution. In a statement to Qatar News Agency (QNA), on the occasion of the National Day of Qatar, the ambassador pointed out that Qatar was one of the first countries to extend a helping hand to the Syrian people on political, humanitarian and diplomatic levels. He noted, in this context, to the Qatari charity organisations which have been the biggest supporters of the Syrian people at home or in the neighbouring countries, in addition to the Qatari support for Syria in all the international forums. “What we found in Qatar is love, appreciation and kindness toward the Syrian people,” he said The ambassador has extended the greetings to HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and to the Qatari Government and people on the occasion of Qatar National Day, wishing Qatar more prosperity. Ambassador al-Haraki hailed the sacrifices of the State’s founders, stressing that late Sheikh Jassim bin Mohamed bin Thani, the Founder of the State of Qatar, has become a role model. He referred to the progress and development witnessed in Qatar under the wise leadership of HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani and his predecessor, HH the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani.