U.S. Embassy at the 28th Doha International Book Fair

DCM Ryan Gliha with Former Minister of Culture H.E. Dr Hamad Bin Abdul Aziz Al Kuwari and Minister of Culture and Sports H.E. Mr Salah Bin Ghanim Al-Ali in the booth

The U.S. Embassy participated in the 28th annual Doha International Book Fair November 27-December 5, 2017.  With the objective of promoting reading and literacy among all visitors – children and adults alike – a wide selection of English-language books written by American authors were on sale at affordable and reasonable prices.  Charge d’Affaires Ryan Gliha welcomed H.E. Dr. Hamad Bin Abdul Aziz Al Kuwari, Minister of State, and H.E. Mr. Salah Bin Ghanim Al-Ali, Minister of Culture and Sports to the Embassy’s booth during the fair’s opening.  Books on sale through the U.S. Embassy included titles on U.S. history, geography, tourism, as well as resources for students on college test preparation.