Manama, Sept. 11 (BNA): Chief of Staff of Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Lieutenant General Dhiab bin Saqr Al Nuaimi patronised today at the Royal Command and Staff and National Defence College the opening ceremony of the second national defence and the 12th command and joint staff sessions. He was welcomed on arrival by the college Commandant Rear Admiral Abdullah Said Al Mansouri and senior BDF officers.
After a recitation of some verses from the Holy Quran, the Commandant of the Royal Command and Staff and National Defence College gave a speech in which he welcomed the audience and thanked the BDF Chief of Staff for opening the sessions. Then, a briefing was given on both sessions which were declared open by the Chief of Staff who wished the participants every success. He also pointed out the role of the Royal Command and Staff and National Defence College in high military education, wishing its staff every success in attaining set up goals.
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BNA 1308 GMT 2019/09/11