Darfur, - HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani was awarded an honorary doctorate degree in law from Neelain University in the fraternal Republic of the Sudan, in appreciation of His Highness's support for the peace march in Sudan, his role in combating corruption and strengthening the rule of law, and in recognition of his efforts in the State of Qatar's sponsorship of the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur that consolidated the foundations of security, stability and peace in the region.

Professor Mohamed Elamin Ahmed, the university's dean and chairman of the board of professors, handed the degree to HH the Emir during the celebration of completing the implementation of the Doha Document for Peace in Darfur, which took place Wednesday in Al-Fashir in the Sudanese state of North Darfur.

Source: Qatar News Agency