2020 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices: Qatar

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY ANNOUNCEMENT: The Department of State will release an addendum to this report in mid 2021 that expands the subsection on Women in Section 6 to include a broader range of issues related to reproductive rights. Qatar is a constitutional monarchy in which Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani exercises full executive power. The …

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Deputy Secretary of State Biegun Remarks at a Virtual Panel Discussion on U.S. Engagement on LGBTI Issues

Stephen Biegun, Deputy Secretary of State Greetings to everyone assembled here today.  Let me begin by thanking my longtime friend, Damon Wilson, for the warm introduction and to extend my sincere appreciation to the Atlantic Council and GLIFAA for organizing this event and for bringing us together to celebrate Pride in June.  For nearly 30 …

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