Qatar: Sheikh Tamim prefers F-16 to Rafale

Crown Prince of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani is said to prefer buying the Lockheed Martin F-16 for the Qatari Air Force (QAF) rather than the Dassault Rafale. The following 438-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the talks with France on the Rafale and what about the Mirage 2000-5s in service with QAF. It also tells what about the position of Qatari PM and Foreign Minister Sheikh Hamad Bin Jassem Bin Jabr Al Thani on the subject.

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