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Commander-in-chief inspects BDF units
06 : 31 PM - 12/10/2017
Manama, Oct. 12 (BNA): Commander-in-Chief of the Bahrain Defense Force (BDF), Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa, paid field visits to a number of BDF units, and was informed about t achievements, as well as their procedures to enhance the level of their training and administrative readiness.

The commander-in-chief met the units' commanders and senior officers, who briefed him about the units' duties and capabilities, as well as advanced equipment and systems that enable them to perform the tasks assigned to them.

Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa urged concerted efforts to reach the highest levels of competence, and continue building, developing and preparing qualified human competencies who are the cornerstone for building a robust military which is based on combat and administrative readiness, in line with the directives of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Supreme Commander.

He voiced pride in the BDF’s personnel’s patriotism and constant readiness to shoulder their patriotic responsibilities, which, he said, is reflected in the outstanding results reached by BDF’s various units and sections in all military fields.

He pointed out that the BDF, thanks to the constant support of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, has attained innumerable military achievements, and has become the bulwark of the kingdom and its fortified shield that defends its borders.

Inspector-General, Major-General Abdulla Hassan Al-Nuaimi, and Assistant Chief of Staff for Catering and Supply, Rear Admiral Yussef Ahmed Malallah, were present.


BNA 1514 GMT 2017/10/12

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