1999 News Story

Finalization of Saudi-Qatari Border Agreement

Final versions of the maps showing the demarcation of land borders between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the State of Qatar were signed in Riyadh today, by Major-General Mureea Bin Hassan Al-Shahrani on the Saudi side and General Mohammed Bin Abdullah Al-Rimaihi on the Qatari side.  Major-General Al-Shahrani stated that the signing was the culmination of two and a half years of effort.  The manager of the French company assigned to implement the project remarked that the project had been implemented with outstanding precision and punctuality due to the efficiency of the teams from both sides.