HM confers excellent service, Royal medals

MUSCAT: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, conferred the excellent service and royal commendation medals on commissioned and non-commissioned officers and personnel at the
Ministry of Defence, the Sultan’s Armed Forces (SAF) and the Royal Guard of Oman (RGO) in appreciation for their dedication in serving their country and carrying out the sacred national
The excellent service and Royal commendation medals were conferred at Bait Al Falaj Camp by Sayyid Badr bin Saud al Busaidy, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs.
Sayyid Badr congratulated the officers and personnel for this Royal honouring. He urged them to exert more efforts to develop this dear country under the wise leadership of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos.
The medals presentation ceremony was attended by Lt Gen Ahmed bin Harith al Nabhani, SAF Chief of Staff, Maj Gen Matar bin Salim al Balushi, Commander of the Royal Army of Oman (RAO), Air Vice Marshal Matar bin Ali al Obaidani, Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO), Rear Admiral Abdullah bin Khamis al Raisi, Commander of the Royal Navy of Oman (RNO), Maj Gen Salim bin Mussalam bin Ali Qatan, Commandant of the National
Defence College (NDC), and Brigadier Mohammed bin Yousef al Harthy, Senior Staff Officer at the RGO. — ONA