Qatar

Qatar

Qatar (Arabic قطر Qatar, Qatar DMG) is an emirate on the east coast of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf. The country is governed as an absolute monarchy. State religion is Islam and the Sharia is the main source of legislation. The State of Qatar is on a peninsula bordered on the south by Saudi Arabia. Off the coast in the northwest of the Kingdom of Bahrain is. From south to north, the country stretches 80 km around 180 km, from west to east. The territory includes several islands.