Qatar plays major role in release of Fijian UN peacekeepers

By JPOST.COM STAFF
September 13, 2014 10:40

The Qatari government announced on Saturday it was behind efforts to release 45 Fijian UN observers, who were abducted by Al Nusra Front militants in the Golan Heights last month.

In an official statement, Doha said it mediated negotiations with the rebel group, at the request of the Fiji government.


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