Emir of Qatar


Emir Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani of QatarTamin bin Hamad Al Thani

Date of Birth: 3 June 1980
Birth Place: Doha, Qatar
Political Party: None
Arrival in Power: 25 June 2013
Religion: Sunni Muslim
Profession: Noble

Biography:


Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani was born in Doha, Qatar, in 1980. Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani is the current Emir of Qatar. Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani studied at Sandhurst Military Academy. Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani began his career with the Qatari Armed Forces. In 2003 he became the heir to the throne of Qatar, when his older brother resigned his claim. Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani became the Emir of Qatar when his father abdicated the throne on June 25th 2013.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tamim_bin_Hamad_Al_Thani

Updated on: January 11th, 2014

Emir of Qatar


Emir Hamad bin Khalifa of QatarHamad bin Khalifa

Date of Birth: 1952
Birth Place: Doha, Qatar
Political Party: None
Arrival in Power: 27 June 1995
Religion: Sunni Muslim
Profession: Noble

Biography:


Hamad bin Khalifa was born in Doha, Qatar, in 1952. Hamad bin Khalifa was the Emir of Qatar. Hamad bin Khalifa studied at Sandhurst Military Academy. Before becoming Emir he joined the military and eventually rose to the rank of Major General and also Commander in Chief. Hamad bin Khalifa deposed his father in 1995 and subsequently became Emir. Hamad bin Khalifa Abdicated on June 25th 2013 in favor of his son Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamad_bin_Khalifa

Updated on: January 11th, 2014