His Majesty confers Al-Nu’man Military Order on UK Chief of Naval Staff

Business Tuesday 17/April/2018 21:30 PM
By: Times News Service
His Majesty confers Al-Nu’man Military Order on UK Chief of Naval Staff

Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said conferred Al-Nu’man Military Order “Second Class” on Admiral Sir Philip Jones, Chief of the Naval Staff in the United Kingdom (UK) in appreciation of his efforts and contributions in strengthening ties of the existing military cooperation between the two friendly countries.
The order was handed over to the Admiral Sir Philip Jones by Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib Al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs when he received him in his office at Mu’askar Bait Al Falaj on Tuesday.
The meeting was attended by Rear Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis Al Ra’eesi, Commander of the Royal Navy of Oman (RNO), the UK appointed Ambassador to the Sultanate and the Military Attaché at the UK Embassy in Muscat.