Qatar Informs UN About Second Emirates Military Airliner Violating Its Airspace

The State of Qatar has sent two messages to the United Nations Secretary-General and to the President of the Security Council on a UAE military airliner flying from the airspace of the United Arab Emirates to the Kingdom of Bahrain, violating the airspace of the State of Qatar at 10:10 am, Wednesday, January 3 2018.

In a letter sent by the Permanent Mission of the State of Qatar to the United Nations, HE Ambassador Sheikha Alia Ahmed bin Saif Al-Thani, Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the United Nations, drew the attention of the Secretary-General of the United Nations and the President of the Security Council to a UAE military airlift carrying induction code (DHC 6) coming from the UAE airspace bound for the Kingdom of Bahrain to enter the airspace of the State of Qatar, at 10:10 am, on Wednesday, January 3 2018 , flying over the Special Economic Zone of the State of Qatar, without prior authorization of the competent Qatari authorities.

Source: MINISTRY OF FOREGIN AFFAIRS