Qatar tells citizens to leave Lebanon

ByREUTERS
August 15, 2012 23:56

ABU DHABI - Qatar has urged its citizens to leave Lebanon immediately, the state news agency reported on Wednesday, after a spate of kidnappings by gunmen belonging to a Lebanese Shi'ite clan who also threatened to target Qataris.

"Due to unstable security situation, Qatar's embassy in Beirut has urged Qatari nationals to leave Lebanon immediately," the news agency said.

Share this article via
Related Content
Breaking news
May 30, 2017
Powerful Saudi prince to meet Putin in Russia

By REUTERS

Israel Weather
  • 18 - 33
    Beer Sheva
    20 - 27
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 18 - 28
    Jerusalem
    18 - 26
    Haifa
  • 27 - 39
    Elat
    19 - 35
    Tiberias