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Qatar’s Prime Minister visits victims of labor camp fire


The Prime Minister visits fire victims at Hamad Hospital.
The Prime Minister visits fire victims at Hamad Hospital.

Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani, Qatar’s Prime Minister, visited Hamad Hospital on Saturday to check on victims of a labor camp fire earlier in the week.

The fire killed 11 people and injured 12 others near the Saudi border on Wednesday night. The men who died were employed to work on a new massive waterfront tourism project that includes a Hilton Hotel and is located roughly 100km outside of Doha. Is is expected to open by the end of 2019.

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