Readout from a Treasury Spokesperson of Secretary Lew’s Meeting with Qatar Attorney General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri‎

two men shaking handsWASHINGTON – U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew met with Qatar Attorney General Ali bin Fetais Al-Marri‎ to discuss our ongoing cooperation on countering terrorist financing.

Secretary Lew expressed appreciation for the State of Qatar’s efforts to prosecute significant terrorist financiers in Qatar.  He underscored the importance of those efforts, and stressed the importance of close collaboration between the United States and Qatar in the fight against terrorist financing.