US to expand military airbase in Qatar

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The authorities of Qatar and the United States signed an agreement providing for the expansion of the airbase of El Udeid US Air Force in the emirate on January 13.

This was announced by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during a press conference with the Foreign Minister of Qatar, Mohammed bin Abdel Rahman Al Tani.

“This base is very important for us, and we are grateful to Qatar for placing our strength in our homeland,” Pompeo said, TASS quotes.

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