Qatari Attorney General Meets US Treasury Secretary, FBI Director

Washington DC, March 30 – HE the Attorney General Dr. Ali Bin Fetais Al Marri met hre on Wednesday with the US Secretary of Treasury Jacob Lew.

The meeting discussed mechanisms and ways to strengthen cooperation in the judicial field between the two countries in addition to some issues of common interest.

Spokesman for the US Treasury Department said that the two sides discussed cooperation in combating the financing of terrorism.

He added that US Treasury Secretary expressed his appreciation for the efforts of the State of Qatar in the prosecution of the financiers of terrorism, praising the importance of the efforts undertaken by Qatar in this regard, and stressing the importance of close cooperation between the two countries.

HE the Attorney General also met with the Director of Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) James Comey and a number of his assistants.

The two sides discussed a number of issues of common concern.

The meetings were attended by HE Qatar’s Ambassador to the US Mohammed Jaham Al Kuwari and members of delegation accompanying HE the Attorney General.

Source: Qatar News Agency