The Government of the State of Qatar, the European Union and the European Atomic Energy Community signed an agreement regarding the establishment of the European Union Mission in the State of Qatar, its privileges and immunities, in Brussels on Monday.
The agreement was signed for the Qatari side by Minister of State for Foreign Affairs HE Sultan bin Saad Al Muraikhi, and for the European side by Secretary-General of the European Union External Action Service Stefano Sannino. Ambassador of Qatar to the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) HE Abdulaziz bin Ahmed Al Malki attended the signing ceremonies.
The agreement, according to which a mission of the European Union will be established in Qatar, follows the decision of HH the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani to establish a mission for the European Union to Qatar, aiming to strengthen the Qatari-European relations and open new horizons for cooperation between the two sides. (QNA)