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Bahrain-US military cooperation discussed
07 : 31 PM - 12/10/2017
Manama, Oct. 12 (BNA): Commander-in-Chief of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa received today a delegation of cadets from the US National Defence University who are taking part in Capstone session. They were headed by Retired General Douglas Fraser. The meeting was held in the presence of Defence Minister Lieutenant General Yussef bin Ahmed Al Jalahma and Chief of Staff Lt. General Dhiab bin Saqr Al Nuaimi.

The BDF Commander-in-Chief welcomed the American delegation and reviewed with them bilateral relations and cooperation, lauding solid historic ties binding both countries and peoples and their progress at all levels. They also discussed issues of common interest.

The meeting was attended by General Command Court Director Major General Hassan Mohammed Sa'ad, Inspector General Major General Abdullah Hassan Al Nuaimi, Assistant Chief of Staff for Supply and Catering Rear Admiral Yussef Ahmed Malallah, Commander of the Royal Bahrain Air Force (RBAF) Air Vice-Marshal Shaikh Hamad bin Abdulla Al Khalifa and senior officers.


BNA 1622 GMT 2017/10/12

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