HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani will kickstart his US trip today, with a trip to the US Central Command in Tampa, Florida, where he will be meeting with its commanders.
The Emir will be meeting US President Donald Trump on April 10 in Washington. The two will discuss means of enhancing strategic relations between the two countries in various fields, along with a number of regional and international developments.
The trip, which will last several days, will see Sheikh Tamim travel to Miami, where he will meet with a number of US officials to strengthen Qatari-US relations in the economic, trade and investment fields.
The emir will also be meeting ministers, members of the US Congress and senior officials. He will be accompanied by an official delegation and high profile businessmen.