The UAE participates in the meeting of the GCC Joint Defence Council in Muscat

His Excellency Mohammed bin Ahmed Al Bawardi, Minister of State for Defence Affairs, headed the State delegation participating in the sixteenth meeting of the Joint Defence Council for GCC Defence Ministers in Muscat.

During the meeting, the discussion included a number of issues of common concern for the defence ministries in the GCC states as well as ways to enhance military cooperation and action among them. A number of recommendations presented in the meeting agenda were approved by the Higher Military Committee.

The UAE delegation participating in the meeting included a number of GHQ and MOD senior officers.