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    territory would undoubtedly have incensed the Shaikh of Qatar to an inordinate degree, and would have prompted many awkward questions at a time when awkward questions are particularly unwelcome (the Qatar Oil ...

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    October 1941 in which he traverses the decision that the Hawar Islands of the Qatar coast belong ... of Qatar to the Hawar Islands find endorsement in Lorimer and (ii) that the general view of independent ... propinquity, with the consequent power to exercise the attributes of sovereignty, is in favour of Qatar ...

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    4 000/40, dated the 16th January 194l, regarding certain areas between Q,atar and Bahrain. 2. The moment ...

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    past v/ith the object of making this claim, in which he has been very successful. Had qatar had ... The view of independent ^.rabs is that Kav/ar belongs to qatar and I am convinced the decision ... the Bahrain and qatar cases to be placed before Daly, who has an expert knowledge of this ...

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    as on Oattah al Jarada in the winter of 1937-38 and no protest was ever made by the Shaikh of Qatar* Only last ... their dynamite barge went adrift in a storm from the lee of Battah al Jarada and was salvaged on the Qatar Coast* I had some correspondence with the dhaikh of Qatar at the time about its return and it is significant ...

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    of Qatar, can conduct operations by way of explo ration or exploitation and it is conceivable ...

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    and it is unfortunate that Political Agent did not report it before. 3. Pasht Bibal. Sheikh Qatar will naturally claim ...

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    the territories and the territorial waters of Bahrain and Qatar. Information has reached us that the Bahrain Oil ... Bahrain Island and Qatar, are submerged at high tide and dry out in patches at low tidej other similar reefs exist in the Bahrain - Qatar waters and, as far as I am aware no record exists ...

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    of Bahrain and Qatar. Information has reached us that the Bahrain Oil Co. has recently carried out ... - Approaches to Bahrain, These reefs, which are approximately midway between Bahrain Island and Qatar, are submerged at high tide and dry out in patches at low tide; other similar reefs exist in the Bahrain - Qatar ...

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    and of certain territorial waters. The progress of our drilling in Qatar, which has not been suspended, makes ...

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    of Qatar. 2. Letter Ho.C/476 of the 25th September 1939 to the Shaikh of Qatar, with letter in Original ...

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    Honour that the Hewer Island* belonged to the Qatar ctete from the very day when Gcd created them ...

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    by the High British Government that these islands belong to the State of Bahrain andnot to the State of Qatar ... Government* We note that Your Excellency has informed the Shaikh of Qatar and we are very thankful to Your ...

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    that the Hawar Islands belong to Bahrain and not to Qatar, and it is now necessary to define the line of division between Bahrain and Qatar territories in the area affected. In order to do this with accuracy a detailed ...

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    consideration of the evidence adduced by Your Hi^iness and the Shaikh of Qatar, they have decided that these Islands belong to the State of Bahrain and not to the State of Qatar* I am informing the Shaikh of Qatar ...

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    that the hawar islands beloi^. to Bahrain and not to Qatar and request that you will inf ora the dhaikhs ...

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    the territorial waters - of the Qatar Peninsula. 2. A letter No. PZ.4562/56 of July 14th 1936, from M Mr. J.C. ...

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    That this is not the view of the Ruler of Qatar appears from the following extract from a letter received yesterday from the Company*3 Bahrain Manager: “When I had an interview with the Shaikh of Qatar on 13 th June the subject ... of Qatar. He by no means gave the impression that he is not serious in his claims, which is the view usually ...

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    as betv/een Qatar and Bahrain. Our information from Bahrain is to the effect that representatives of that Government are mapping reefs, etc. in waters immediately adjacent to the Qatar Peninsula and which would appear, under any but altogether exceptional circumstances, to belong to the Ruler of Qatar. The fact ...

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    no objection, to instruct the Political Resident in the Persian Gulf to inform the Sheikhs of Bahrein and Qatar that His Majesty's Government have decided that these islands belong to the Sheikh of Bahrein. I am, Sir, ...

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    25tn may 1936, that Kawar belongs to Banrain and not to qatar. should nis majesty’s Government concur ...

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    of this counter-claim in Arabic is being forwarded this week to the Shaikh of Qatar, as instructed in India Office ...

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    of declaring the independence of Qatar and recognising my rulership over it. n The precise date when Shaikh ...

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    over the qatar tribesmen# Ho ruler of ^atar, except t^he Khalifah when as rulers of Bahrain they had ...

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    The rejoinder from the Shaikh of Qatar now forwarded with this letter. I have made certain marginal comments ... adjacent to Qatar, the coasts, promontories and "everything belonging to "atar". (b) A formal denial ... A claim that the islands, by virtue of geographical pro pinquity, are an integral part of the Qatar State. ...

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    made by the Shaikh of Qatar must be devoid of value in the absence of corroboratory evidence. The only ...

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    of more regular procedure in Bahrain than in Qatar, the Bahrain Government are in a better position to produce evidence of a judicial nature than is the Shaikh of Qatar. The record of a Bahrain case has ... of Qatar’s inability to match this evidence, but it is noteworthy that he does not, end so presumably cannot, ...

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    t-w '-vmm Translation of a letter dated the 9th Safar 1358 (30th March 1939) from Shaikh Abdullah bin Qasim A1 Thani, Huler of Qatar, to the Political Agent, Bahrain. After Compliments. Reference your letter No. C/9 dated 5th January 1939 (14-11-1357) enclosing a copy of the Bahrain Government's letter ...

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    ■■I No comment No comment j '4 k But Shaikh Abdullah does not claim that Qatar detachments ... of Hawar Islands, Submitted by the Ruler of Qatar. *3 1. The Bahrain Government try to find out ... form a part of Qatar. All that it contained are some far fetched allegations which are remote from ...

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    A confession by them that the islands are owned by the Ruler of Qatar is about clear, and that is by the fact that some incidents took place in the not far off past, between Qatar and Bahrain, which are recorded ... Islands under those circumstances, and Qatar detachment 5 having been there S during which time it tfwas ...

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    to all the people of Qatar, most of all The "Ruler" has never been there. the Ruler. Can it be logically ...

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    a & ♦I have been tv/ice and the Bahrain des cription is a good deal more accurate than Qatar* s. ... of oil but to prevent the Bahrain Government from taking a part of Qatar. 8 . In article ... have been better had they asked : To whom does Qatar belong if not to Bahrain ? Whatever can be said ...

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    and public of Bahrain than to Shaikh Abdullah the Ruler of Qatar, because the Ruler and public of y* Bahrain ... about geographical situations. The Hawar Islands are not more than a mile from Qatar and it is only separated from Qatar, during high tide, by shallow water from the sea, but during There is one place ...

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    others of the people of Qatar had visited it. 10. Among the evidence put forward by the Bahrain ...

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    - 10 - -&nd counter-sealed / the Shaikh of Bahrain. But not about ownership of land and water in a foreign State*. Would a Qatar Qadhi settle a dispute about land at Riyadh ? 1 % • alleged by them, did not result except in the finding of two decisions made by the Sunni Qadhi of Bahrain in respect of a dispute ...

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    about the action of some fishermen by living in an island which belongs to Qatar or any other ...

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    There are a number of islands in ’Oman, on the southern side of Qatar, which are in habited by persons ffora Qatar ...

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    of, Hawar islands which can justify their claim or taking possession of these Islands which we testify ... Translation of a testimonial of evidence submitted with the Ruler of Qatar* s letter dated the 30th ... knowledge, and according to firm facts, Hawar island is a part of northern Qatar and was never subject ...

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    ■■■■■ Translation of a testimonial of evidence submitted with the Ruler of Qatar’s letter dated the 30th March 1939• I the undersigned according to my knowledge say that I personally know the following persons each in person 1. Ahmed bin Rashid el-Dousari 2. Yusuf bin Ahmed el-Dousari 3. Ali bin Shahin ...

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    Translation of a testimonial of evidence submitted with the Huler of Qatar*s letter dated 30th March 1939. We the undersigned according to the best of our knowledge and the firmly established facts ... in the past. We witness and confirm that the Hawar Islands wre subject to Qatar and inseparably attached ...

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    Translation of a testimonial of evidence the Buler of Qatar* s letter dated the 30t o o q ,4 eubrifitteid' with h March 1939. (1939 | um, ■■i , *7 We the undersigned say that we witness in accordance with our knowledge and well established facts that Hawar is subject to Qatar and was never a separate ...

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    given to Bahrein Petroleum Company, to warn both the Sheikh and the Company that the question whether ... that this position is not fully understood both by the Sheikh and by the two competing oil companies. ...

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    ■m from the- Political Agent, Bahrein, v/hether an^^ reply had been received from the Sheikh of Qatar. If he has not yet replied he might no’ be asked to submit his reply uithin such further short period as you think reasonable. The issue of the above has been authorised. (Sgd.) R. PEEL. ...

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    claims of the Sheikh of Bahrein and the Sheikh of Qatar to the Hawar group of islands. We have ... communicate to the Sheikh of Bahrein the contents of the letters received from the Sheikh of Qatar and invite the Sheikh of Bahrein to put up a formal statement of his claim to ownership of the islands, ...

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    i93S unless we deliver a long and reasoned decision, the Sheikh of latar will not know what the Sheikh of Bahrein has advanced in support of his claim, nor will he have any opportunity of answering any statements made by the Sheikh of Bahrein. The Sheikh of Qatar has not failed to emphasise this point in his ...

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    has heen relied upon in reaching a decision. We feel, therefore, that, even though the Sheikh of ^atar may not have any more really effective arguments to advance in support of his claim, a refusal on our part to accord him the same opportunity as was given to his rival might leave him with a genuine ...

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    letter 3, d 3 No* T/3-l*a/29 dated the 3rd June 1938 regarding the claim raised by the Shaikh of Qatar ... which I have just received from the Shaikh of Qatar. (The remainder of the letter deals with other ...

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    a further letter from the Shaikh of Qatar, a translation of which is attached. On the following day ...

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    they themselves organise it. In regard to the substance of the Shaikh oi Qatar T s claim, it will be observea ... of the geographical unit oi atar. No evidence is offered of formal occupation by Qatar, 5. no mention is made ... myself, as m the case of the Qatar claim, that the counter-claim submitted is final ana complete. ...

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    ^asira al Thani, C.I.E. Ruler of Qatar, to Mr. H.Weightman, Political Agent, Bahrain. After Compliments. ... Political Agent, Bahrain, in connection with tne irregular action taken by Banrain against Qatar, without ... I said that Hawar is, by its natural position, a part of Qatar, and it is not hidden to anyone who ...

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