Middle East

Qatar emir visit breaks Gaza ice, delights Hamas

Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani (R) speaks at the Islamic University on the sideline of the Emir's landmark visit to the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on October 23, 2012. (AFP PHOTO/POOL/WISSAM NASSAR)

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on October 24, 2012, on page 1.




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