Emir Turns Qatari Riches Into Power Behind Middle East Uprisings

Emir Turns Qatari Riches Into Power Behind Middle East Uprisings

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Hamas Prime Minister Ismail Haniyeh, third left, and Qatari emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, center, arrive for a cornerstone-laying ceremony for Hamad, a new residential neighbourhood in Khan Younis, southern Gaza Strip on Oct. 23.