Qatar and UK sign defence cooperation agreement

 25 Mar 2016 - 2:59

Qatar and UK sign defence  cooperation agreement
Minister of State for Defence Affairs H E Dr Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah and British Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon signing the agreement in London. 

London: Qatar and the UK yesterday signed a cooperation agreement in the defence field. 
Minister of State for Defence Affairs H E Dr Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah signed the agreement with Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon. 
Qatari Ambassador in the UK Yusouf bin Ali Alkhater and the Minister’s delegation were present.
Dr Al Attiyah also separately met met Prime Minister David Cameron; Chief of Defence Staff Sir Nicholas Hutton; Vice Chief of Defence Staff Lieutenant General Gordon Messenger; and Minister of State for Defence Procurement Philip Dunne.
He also met Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Philip Hammond and discussed cooperation between the two countries, particularly in the defence field.

QNA