Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad, Deputy-Ruler and Prime Minister of Qatar, in the Persian Gulf, visited Britain's Prime Minister Mr.
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MLS Sheikh arrives in car; out of car; shakes hands with Prime Minister Heath; poses for press; and two men into P.M.'s residence (single shot)
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Background: Sheikh Khalifa bin Hamad, Deputy-Ruler and Prime Minister of Qatar, in the Persian Gulf, visited Britain's Prime Minister Mr. Heath at Downing Street on Wednesday. Sheikh Khalifa was expected to discuss with Mr. Heath the future of the Gulf after the withdrawal of British troops form the area by the end of this year.
The Sheikh, who's on a two week private visit, has also had talks with Sir Alec Douglas-Home and British Defence Secretary Lord Carrington on the Persian Gulf situation, and will see his son graduate from the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst.