Amman: Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defence Affairs H E Dr Khalid bin Mohamed Al Attiyah met yesterday with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Jordanian Armed Forces, Lieutenant General Mahmoud Freihat.
The meeting dealt with bilateral relations in the military field. The Qatari Armed Forces and the Jordanian Armed Forces signed a number of joint cooperation agreements.
The agreements were signed by president of the international military cooperation authority Brigadier General Abdulaziz Saleh Al Sulaiti and Chief Executive of Barrer Holding Youssef Abdulrahman Al Khulaifi on the Qatari side. It was signed on the Jordanian signed by the Director of Planning and Organisation, Brigadier General Abdullah Hassan Al Hunaiti, and Director of Supply in the General Command of the Armed Forces, Brigadier General Mohammed Ali Al Manaseer.
The agreements aim to increase cooperation between the two armed forces and raise the level of the armed forces in administrative, technical, and organisational aspects.
An official reception ceremony was held for the Deputy Prime Minister, which was attended by the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Inspector of the Armed Forces Major General Ghazi Awda Al Muqaibel, Commander of Royal Jordanian Air Force Major General (Pilot) Yousef Ahmed Al Hunaiti, Director General of Royal Medical Services Saad Jaber, and a number of ranking officers at the Jordanian Armed Forces.
The meeting was attended on the Qatari side by head of the authority of colleges and institutes Major General Hamad bin Ahmed Al Nuaimi, Commander of the Joint Special Forces Major General Hamad bin Abdullah Al Fetais Al Marri, Military Attache of the State of Qatar to the Kingdom of Jordan Brigadier General Shafi Mohammed Al Shafi, and a number of ranking officers at the Qatari Armed Forces.
Source: the peninsula