On December 11th H. E. Mr. Rashid Bin Ali Al-Khater, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Bulgaria,

gave a reception on the occasion of the National Day of the country (Dec. 18th) in Sofia Hall at Marinela Hotel. Numerous guests, including government officials, ambassadors, business and media representatives attended the event.

In his speech H. E. Al-Khater the visits of H. H. Sheik Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of the State of Qatar, to Bulgaria, and of Rumen Radev, President of the Republic of Bulgaria, to the State of Qatar that further strengthened the existing excellent relations between the two countries.  He also expressed his gratitude to the Bulgarian government for the continuous support for the State of Qatar and the Embassy.

During the reception the guests had the opportunity to see beautiful photos of Qatar, to enjoy the music of the country, and to try the delightful Arab food.

The photos are courtesy of the Embassy of the State of Qatar in the Republic of Bulgaria.

Above: H. E. Mr. Rashid Bin Ali Al-Khater, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the State of Qatar to the Republic of Bulgaria

Below: The Ambassador and the diplomats; the Ambassador giving speech; the Ambassador, the diplomats and his children