Al Attiyah takes new path in Doha
In the wake of his recent departure from the Qatari defence ministry, Hamad bin Ali al-Attiyah is now focusing on the family firm that he is positioning to be the local partner of Western companies in Qatar. [...]
The Rafale is a French-built fighter jet manufactured by Dassault Aviation. It is in service with the French air force and navy and has been sold to Egypt, Qatar and India.
At a little over 30 years old, Mohammed Bin Salman has in a matter of months become Saudi Arabia's strong man. He is the all-powerful Minister of Defence, head of the royal court, director of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs and chairman of the supreme council of Saudi Aramco and has control over all major affairs. [...]