<link rel="stylesheet" id="jazeera-css" href="//www.fontstatic.com/f=jazeera" type="text/css" media="all">

Shooting, explosions, and activists talk about a coup attempt: Qatar

Activists on social media circulated news that explosions and heavy gunfire were heard in several places in Qatar, including the capital, Doha, amid the possibility of a coup attempt.

According to the activists, explosions were heard in Al-Wakra area, while others circulated videos to hear the sound of a heavy shooting in Doha early Monday.

Some activists have pointed to the possibility of a military coup, led by former Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jassim.

Qatari sports journalist Rakan Al-Hajri said: “After Prince Tamim ordered the referral of the Hamad bin Jassim Company for investigation, Sheikh Hamad attempted a coup that started from Al-Wakra.”

For his part, Saudi political analyst Khaled Al-Zaatar said in a tweet to him today, Monday, that “because Turkish soldiers are allowed to roam the streets of Qatar, armed to arms, the people of Qatar live on the palm of a puck.” 

Arab Observer

 

 

 

Tags
Show More
Back to top button
Close
Optimized with PageSpeed Ninja