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Building a modern state: An outline of Grandfather Emir's legacy

For nearly a quarter century, HH the Grandfather Emir Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al-Thani managed to place Qatar among powerful nations characterized by its autonomous decision-making and aspiration for a better future.

HH Sheikh Khalifa dies: Three days of mourning declared

HH the Grandfather Emir Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad al-Thani died yesterday evening at the age of 84, the Emiri Diwan announced in a statement.