355 recruits pass out from Police Training Institute

Director General of Public Security (DGPS) HE Staff Major General Saad bin Jassim Al-Khulaifi, witnessed the graduation ceremony of the fourth foundation course for new police recruits. The ceremony was attended by a number of directors of departments of the Ministry of Interior and Lekhwiya Force as well as parents.

The course was held at the Police Training Institute from 1 Jan 2017 until 22 May 22, 2017, where 355 new police recruits attended. His Excellency the DGPS wished the graduates all the success and achievement in their work fulfilling their covenant in front of God to provide a distinct security service for citizens and residents alike. He called on young Qataris to join the police force and participate in preserving the security of the country.

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Turtle hatching season begins; join the group of turtle watchers this Saturday

Ever watched turtles hatch? Perhaps on Animal Planet. But here’s a chance to watch this beautiful spectacle live in Qatar.
Neil McBride, a Qatar resident, has started the Qatar Turtlewatch group so that people could share in this amazing experience. He’s organizing a trip this Saturday, around dusk time, to Fuwairit beach.

It’s been only a year, and the group’s activities have been limited. He hopes to expand it into a larger social network for like-minded people.

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