His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, the 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 duty. The excellent service and Royal commendation medals were conferred at Muaaskar Bait Al Falaj 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 SAF Chief of Staff, Air Vice-Marshal, the Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO), Rear Admiral Al Raisi, the Commander of the Royal Navy of Oman (RNO), Maj Gen the Commander of the Royal Guard of Oman (RGO), Maj Gen the Commandant of the National Defence College (NDC) and Brigadier Acting Commander of the Royal Army of Oman (RAO). — ONA