After the Qatari flag appeared in a different color closer to black in the official pictures published by the Qatar News Agency than the meeting of the Qatari Foreign Minister, Sheikh Muhammad bin Abdul Rahman, with his Iranian counterpart, Jawad Zarif, in Tehran, which sparked speculation between the two singers about the implications of this, especially as the meeting It follows the death of Major General Qassim Soleimani, commander of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps.
But former diplomat Omar Ghanem, an expert on protocols and ceremonies, said in his post on the International Photo Exchange website, Instagram: “The State of Qatar changed the color of its flag in 2012 from the burgundy color to brown to the lighter burgundy color in terms of the wavelength of the color.
The protocol departments in all foreign ministries of countries keep copies of the flags of all countries of the world to be used in the meetings that are held with guests from these countries Many of the protocol departments around the world have not taken steps to modify the color of the Qatari flag in its information base and in its stores according to our observations and this is a default that is calculated on These countries.
" He added: "And with the passage of years, it is normal for the color to change.
This is what happened a lot as you can see in the photos above. Without going into the subject of lighting the image, the efficiency of the lens, etc."