Qatar Grants Clemency to 10 Filipinos

The government of Qatar has granted clemency to 10 incarcerated overseas Filipinos in light of the Qatar National Day, the Philippine Embassy in Doha reported on January 7. Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani extended clemency to nine men and a woman from the Philippines. He usually issues pardons twice a year, one during the national day, and the other during the holy month of Ramadan, reports ABS-CBN News.