Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Qatar Lifts Travel Ban on American Couple

Qatar has lifted a travel ban against an American couple who were prevented from leaving the Persian Gulf state, despite being acquitted of charges in the death of their adopted daughter. The U.S. ambassador to Qatar, Dana Shell Smith, said Tuesday in a post on Twitter that the couple will be allowed to leave Qatar Wednesday.  Smith said all requirements have been met to clear the way for their departure. Smith worked with Qatari officials to let Matthew and Grace Huang leave the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter