Tuesday 10th Oct 2017
Manama, Oct. 10 (BNA): Royal Guard Commander, Brigadier-General HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, accompanied by the Royal Guard’s Special Force Commander, Major HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, and a number of Royal Guard’s senior officers, today visited the Royal Telecommunication Unit.
Upon arrival, HH Shaikh Nasser was welcomed by the unit’s commander and senior officers.
HH Shaikh Nasser was briefed about by the unit’s commander about the development plans, as well as the military preparation and training programmes implemented by the Royal Telecommunication Unit.
The Royal Guard Commander conveyed greetings from His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Supreme Commander, to the unit’s servicemen, as well as his appreciation of the noble sacrifices they are making within the Saudi-led Arab Coalition to Support Legitimacy in Yemen.
HH Shaikh Nasser thanked the unit’s personnel for the outstanding military professionalism and strong resolve they have shown during their continuous participation within the BDF’s Task Force which is taking part in the “Operation Restoring Hope” in brotherly Yemen, as well as in all the tasks assigned to them.
The Royal Guard commander highlighted the appreciation of the BDF servicemen by the Saudi-led Arab Coalition’s command.
He stressed that the Arab Coalition’s thanks and appreciation to the BDF personnel was the outcome of their dedication and high combat efforts in Yemen out of their keenness on assuming their patriotic duties, championing the right and defending the Arab Nation’s security and stability under all circumstances, in line with the directives of HM the King, the Supreme Commander, and those of the BDF Commander-in-Chief, Field Marshal Shaikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa.
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BNA 1520 GMT 2017/10/10