The former Amir of Qatar, Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad Al Thani (1972-1995), was honored with the Order of Pakistan, a heptagon-shaped medal featuring green, white, and gold colors. The Pakistani President presented the medal, which is attached to a ribbon of green and white stripes and adorned with a green, white, and gold pin. The medal itself boasts a crescent and stars, as well as the words "Medal of Pakistan" written in Urdu.
HISTORICAL CONTEXT QATAR
These galleries present pivotal moments in Qatar's modern history, from 1500s to the present. These moments have made Qatar into the nation that we know today. Discover the leaders who have guided their people, the battles and events that have defined the nation and Qatar's vision for the future. The history of the nation unfolds through letters, newspapers, maps, artefacts, stamps, currency, historical photographs and testimonies of the people. They are witnesses to his crucial period, which continues to shape the development of the country and to enrichthe collective memory of the Qatari people.