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  1. When Maritime Protection Is Not Enough: Britain’s Agreement to Protect Qatar’s Borders at Sea and on Land

    on 5 May 1935, a new treaty was signed with the British, providing Qatar with the promise of British...


  2. A Strategic Position: British Seizures of the Island of Kharg

    in the citadel of the otherwise ruined Dutch fort. As soon as the Anglo-Persian peace treaty was ratified in May...


  3. German Interests in the Gulf’s Pearling Industry

    in the wake of which, Shaikh ‘Abdullāh bin Jāsim Āl Thānī signed a treaty of protection with Britain’s...


  4. Spies, Ships and Strategic Communication: Anglo-French Competition in the Gulf

    of intense Anglo-French competition, it was the signing of a Treaty of Alliance between France and the United...


  5. Napoleon’s Agent: Monitoring the Movements of Monsieur Romieu in the East

    by Napoleon’s victory over the Russians and Austrians at Austerlitz in December 1805. Although a treaty between...


  6. Oil for Military Protection between the Wars: Qatar’s Request for Weapons and the British Response

    in violation of the Treaty of Versailles. The most prominent threat came from the newly established Kingdom...


  7. The Response of the Government of India to ‘The Dubai Incident’

    bound to Britain by treaty obligations, rather than under direct rule, and where there was competition...


  8. The Financial Troubles of Said bin Taimur

    provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency., R. L. Wingate, had brokered the Treaty of Sib,...


  9. A Considerable Fortune: The Wealth, and Death, of Sheikh Jāsim bin Muḥammad Āl Thānī

    the Anglo-Qatari Treaty three years later on 3 November 1916. Political Agent Wahabi (Tribe) Qatar People...


  10. Air Crashes in the Gulf during the Second World War

    The original treaties signed between the British Government and the Gulf’s Shaikhs for the creation of RAF...


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