U.S. Department of State
Office of the Spokesperson
For Immediate Release
April 24, 2019
The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:
Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo met today with Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani. The Secretary thanked the foreign minister for his continued efforts to build upon the robust U.S.-Qatar partnership, including follow-through on Qatar’s commitments to fair competition in civil aviation. The Secretary and the foreign minister discussed a range of regional issues, covering Afghanistan, Libya, Sudan, and efforts to counter the Iranian regime’s malign influence.