Qatari Support for the Muslim Brotherhood is more than just realpolitik, it has a long, personal history

  • David Warren

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Qatar’s support for the Muslim Brotherhood is commonly portrayed as realpolitik, simply part of Gulf power politics. However, the personal history of Shaykh Yusuf al-Qaradawi in Qatar, and his influence on Qatari society, is just one example of how the connection between the country and the social movement has a long history.

Period12 Jul 2017

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  • TitleQatari Support for the Muslim Brotherhood is More Than Just Realpolitik, it has a Long, Personal History
    Media name/outletThe Maydan
    CountryUnited States
    PersonsDavid Warren


  • Qatar
  • Qaradawi
  • Muslim Brotherhood
  • Foreign Policy