U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Al-Thani | site |



(Information contained in U.S. Department of State, Office of the Spokesperson, press release dated: August 17, 2021)

Today, U.S. Department of State Spokesperson Ned Price provided the following information:

Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, and thanked him for Qatar’s assistance in facilitating the transit of U.S. citizens and Embassy Kabul personnel through Doha. Secretary Blinken and the Foreign Minister discussed the close collaboration on Afghanistan and other bilateral efforts to advance regional security.