Qatar fighter jets expected at Greek base – source


Greece expects four fighter aircraft from Qatar to land at a military base on the island of Crete a Defence Ministry official told Reuters.

“We are expecting four Mirage jets from Qatar at the Souda base in Crete today or tomorrow. We were asked to facilitate them,” said the official, who declined to be named.

The official would not say what their mission would be but Western officials have said that Qatari aircraft would join the operation enforcing a no fly zone over Libya.