Qatar's Sheikh Tamim tours Europe

Emir visited France and England
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Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani (second ground) and the President of the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA, Arab World Institute) Jack Lang look at the panorama on the sidelines of a visit of the exhibition 'Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca' (Hajj, le pelerinage a La Mecque), in Paris, on June 24, 2014. The event runs until August 10, 2014 at the IMA. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani (L) and the President of the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA, Arab World Institute) Jack Lang speak together on the sidelines of a visit of the exhibition 'Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca' (Hajj, le pelerinage a La Mecque), in Paris, on June 24, 2014. The event runs until August 10, 2014 at the IMA. (AFP/Getty Images)
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The President of the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA, Arab World Institute) Jack Lang (L) and Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani (R) look at documents during a visit of the exhibition 'Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca' (Hajj, le pelerinage a La Mecque), in Paris, on June 24, 2014. The event runs until August 10, 2014 at the IMA. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani (C) flanked by the President of the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA, Arab World Institute) Jack Lang (3rdL) looks at a model of the Mecca mosque during a visit of the exhibition 'Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca' (Hajj, le pelerinage a La Mecque), in Paris, on June 24, 2014. The event runs until August 10, 2014 at the IMA. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani (CR) looks at a book as the President of the Institut du Monde Arabe (IMA, Arab World Institute) Jack Lang (2nL) and his wife Monique Lang (R) speak with other people during a visit of the exhibition 'Hajj, the pilgrimage to Mecca' (Hajj, le pelerinage a La Mecque), in Paris, on June 24, 2014. The event runs until August 10, 2014 at the IMA. (AFP/Getty Images)
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Boats are moored with the Qatari capital Doha skyline in the background on June 25, 2014. Qatar, facing growing corruption allegations over the 2022 World Cup and a backlash over Islamists it supported, finds itself isolated a year after its young emir acceded to the throne. (AFP/Getty Images)
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People walk past a banner bearing portraits of former emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani (R) and his son Sheikh Tamim (L), who acceded to the throne one year ago, displayed at Souq Waqif in the Qatari capital Doha, on June 25, 2014. Qatar, facing growing corruption allegations over the 2022 World Cup and a backlash over Islamists it supported, finds itself isolated a year after its young emir acceded to the throne. (AFP/Getty Images)
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People walk past a stand displaying scarves bearing a portrait of Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim, who acceded to the throne one year ago, at Souq Waqif in the Qatari capital Doha, on June 25, 2014. Qatar, facing growing corruption allegations over the 2022 World Cup and a backlash over Islamists it supported, finds itself isolated a year after its young emir acceded to the throne. (AFP/Getty Images)
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The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani arrives for the second day of the Royal Ascot horse racing meet, in Berkshire, west of London, on June 18, 2014. Horse racing has been held at the famous Berkshire course since 1711 and tradition is a hallmark of the meeting. Top hats and tails remain compulsory in parts of the course while a daily procession of horse-drawn carriages brings the Queen to the course. (AFP/Getty Images)