President Donald J. Trump spoke today with Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of Qatar.  President Trump and the Emir discussed regional developments and opportunities to further enhance the American-Qatari partnership on a range of security and economic issues.  The President thanked the Emir for his leadership in highlighting ways all Gulf Cooperation Council states can better counter Iranian destabilizing activities and defeat terrorists and extremists.  The leaders agreed on the importance of regional cooperation and a united Gulf Cooperation Council to mitigate regional threats and ensure the region’s economic prosperity.