Al Attiyah, Commander of US Naval Central Command discuss means to boost ties
08 Nov 2017 - 10:20
Minister of State for Defence Affairs H E Dr Khalid bin Mohamed Al Attiyah met yesterday with Vice Adm. John Aquilino, commander of the US Naval Forces Central Command and the US Fifth Fleet.
The meeting reviewed bilateral relations of mutual interest between the two friendly countries and means of enhancing cooperation in the defence and military fields, in addition to means of developing capacities on all fronts. The two sides also reviewed efforts of both countries in combating terrorism and extremism.
Chief of Staff Major General (Pilot) H E Ghanim bin Shaheen Al Ghanim attended the meeting.