Qatar urges West to embrace Islamists in wake of Arab Spring

01.12.2011                      05.Kislev. 5772

Diplomatie:

Qatar urges West to embrace Islamists in wake of Arab Spring

Prime Minister al-Thani tellls Financial Times moderate Islamist could assist in fighting extremist ideology.

Qatar's Prime Minister Sheikh Hamad bin Jassim al-Thani was quoted on Thursday as saying Islamists were likely to represent the next wave of political power in the Arab world and that the West should embrace them.
Thani said in an interview with the Financial Times that moderate Islamists could assist in fighting what he called extremist ideology….