Iranian president Ebrahim Raisi visits Qatar

Iranian president Ebrahim Raisi visits Qatar

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has arrived on Monday in the Qatari capital of Doha, on the first visit to a Gulf country.

The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, received Raisi and held talks with him at Doha Airport, according to the Al-JazeeraTV channel.

The Iranian President extended an invitation to Qatar to attend the Global Energy Exporters Summit.

Iranian news agencies reported that Raisi’s two-day visit came at the invitation of the Emir of Qatar, adding that delegations from the two countries would sign several agreements and memoranda of understanding on the first day of the visit.