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Doha: Capital of Qatar
Doha is the capital and most populous city of the State of Qatar. It has a population of 956,460 (2015). The city is located on the coast of the Persian Gulf in the east of the country. It is Qatar's fastest growing city, with over 80% of the nation's population living in Doha or its surrounding suburbs, and it is also the economic centre of the country.

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Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 01:05Published
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Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 03:19Published
Afghanistan's Taliban, US sign peace deal [Video]

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Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 13:43Published
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Taliban spokesperson in Doha

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Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:11Published
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Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:22Published
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