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Valentina Mirabella By offering military protection to Qatar, the British tried to ensure access to Qatari oil in the run-up to the Second World ...
This included Qatar, whose Turkish garrison had departed in 1916, in the wake of which, Shaikh ‘Abdullāh bin...
developments. The situation in any case requires careful handling lest other Sheikhs should combine with the Sheikh of Debai [Dubai] ...
Coll 30/203 ‘Persian Gulf. Qatar – Proposed engagement of an “adviser on foreign affairs” by the sheikh.’
The file contains papers relating to suspicions that Shaikh Abdullah bin Qasim al Thani [Shaikh ‘Abdullāh bin Jāsim Āl Thānī], Ruler of Qatar, desired ...29 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/12/3943 Date(s): 12 Sep 1940-13 Nov 1941
Memorandum covering: the status and governance of El Katr [Qatar], relations with His Majesty's Government, and treaties with and affecting El Katr during ...2 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B402 Date(s): 5 Sep 1928
'British relations with Turkey in the Persian Gulf. Memorandum on Lieutenant-Colonel Cox's telegram reports in Government of India's telegram of 1 December 1910.'
This memorandum concerns British relations with Turkey in the Persian Gulf and was written by Frederic Arthur Hirtzel in December 1910. The immediate question ...10 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/B181 Date(s): 7 Dec 1910
‘26 File 626 Qatar and Bahrain affairs: action of Shaikh Jasim ibn Muhammad Al Thani against al-`Udaid’
The volume comprises correspondence between the Ruler of Katr [Qatar], Shaikh Jāsim bin Muḥammad Āl Thānī, and British officials, concerning relations ...446 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/187 Date(s): 11 May 1881-2 Sep 1886
This file contains correspondence discussing the concerns of British officials regarding the movement of Persian Government officials in the Gulf and their ...334 images in record Ref: IOR/R/15/1/188 Date(s): 23 May 1887-24 Nov 1894
This file consists of a memorandum of British relations with Khazal Khan, Shaikh of Mohammerah. The memorandum describes the inter-acting strategies over ...24 images in record Ref: IOR/L/PS/18/C221 Date(s): 26 Nov 1946