GCC interior ministers meet to discuss security
MANAMA: Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Alkhaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah discussed in meetings with GCC Interior ministers the regional security issues and means of boosting mutual cooperation at the security level.
On the sidelines of the ‘Arabian Gulf Security I Exercise’ closing ceremony, Khaled praised the level of security preparedness of the GCC states amid the challenges facing the region. He stressed the role of the security forces and the citizens in the GCC for the safety of the member states.
The Interior Minister arrived in Manama yesterday, heading a high security delegation including Ministry of Interior Undersecretary Lieutenant General Sulaiman Al-Fahad and several senior officials of the Interior Ministry.
On arrival, Sheikh Mohammad stressed that the drill enhances the level of security preparedness of the GCC states amid tremendous challenges facing the region. The minister reaffirmed that the exercise sends a message that the six states of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) support each other against any threat. The exercise comes in implementation of the directives of GCC leaders.
MANAMA: This photo released by the Interior Ministry yesterday shows Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Al-Khaled Al-Sabah (right) attending a meeting with his GCC counterparts in Manama, Bahrain yesterday.