Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani on Wednesday received Government of National Accord (GNA) Interior Minister Fathi Bashagha, who began a visit to Doha aimed at exchanging views and consultations on issues of common concern.
The Qatari Emir reiterated his support for the GNA as the legitimate and internationally recognized government in Libya, the Interior Ministry said in a statement. "Qatar will not back down from this support," the ministry said on its Facebook page.
Earlier in the day, Bashagha arrived in Doha, where he was received by Prime Minister and Interior Minister Abdullah bin Nasser Al Khalifa, Foreign Minister Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani and senior officials in Qatar. Bashagha was be accompanied by the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Health and Transport.