Qtar Emir - Sheikh TamimThe Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani arrives in the kingdom today on an official visit.

According to the Saudi Press Agency, the Emir of Qatar will meet the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin AbdulAziz to discuss several issues concerning the two countries.The Emir will also perform Umrah pilgrimage to the Holy City of Makkah.

This is Sheikh Tamim’s first foreign trip after assuming the reins of power from his father, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al-Thani in June this year.

(Image courtesy: Al Arabiya News)