GCC in­te­rior min­is­ters meet to dis­cuss se­cu­rity

Kuwait Times - - LOCAL -

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.

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