3 September marks 50 Years since Qatar gained independence from the United Kingdom. Ahmad bin Ali Al Thani remained Emir, having ruled since 1960, but was later deposed by his cousin, Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani in February 1972.
Highlights from British Pathé and the Reuters historical collection
9th April 2021
No doubt you are aware of the incredibly sad news that has been announced today. The history of British Pathé is very much intertwined with that of the Royal Family and our sympathies are with them at this unhappy time, especially with Her Majesty the Queen. British Pathé filmed the
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