TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will visit Iran on Sunday to hold talks with officials, including President Hassan Rouhani.

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The visit to Tehran comes amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf following the US assassination of top Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani in Baghdad and Iran’s retaliatory missile strikes at US targets in Iraq.

On Thursday, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani phoned Rouhani to discuss the latest developments in the region and ways to ensure security and stability regionally and internationally.