State press-service of Qatar reported that unknown hackers managed to hack website of the official news agencies and post it on the statement allegedly made by Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al-Thani. The investigation of the incident has already begun.
Published by the Agency «statement» addressed issues of regional policy. The Emir said that good relations with Israel will help Qatar to play an important role in the Palestinian-Israeli peace settlement.
He also said that Iran is a stabilizing factor in regional politics, and Hamas is a legitimate representative of the Palestinian people. Also, the Sheikh attributed the phrase, according to which we should not pay attention to the establishment of relations with the administration of Donald trump in connection with the ongoing investigation against her.
Many of the media managed to spread this message as genuine speech of the Emir. Special commotion the publication caused in Saudi Arabia. Emerging in the Kingdom, the newspaper «Okaz» has accused the Emir of threatening Arab unity and rapprochement with the Iranian enemy.