The Sultanate, represented by the Directorate-General of Scouts and Guides, takes part today in the 11th International Scouting Programme for Fraternity and Communication that will be hosted by the Kingdom of Spain up to May 19. About 20 scout leaders from the governorates of Al Dakhiliyah, South Al Batinah and North Al Batinah are taking part in the programme. Hamad bin Abdullah al Homami, Head of Scouts and Guides Department at the Directorate-General of Education in the Governorate of Al Dakhiliyah and chairman of the delegation, stressed the importance of such international programmes in enhancing friendship among Omani scouts and their peers. — ONA