Muscat, His Majesty Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq Bin Taimour received at Al Alam Palace today Ben Wallace, Secretary of State for Defence and Gen. Sir Nicholas Carter, Chief of the Defence Staff (CDS) in the United Kingdom and their accompanying delegations.

During the meeting, the two guests expressed their sincere condolences and sympathies to His Majesty the Sultan, the Royal family and the Omani people on the death of late His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said Bin Taimour.

On his turn, His Majesty the Sultan thanked the two British guests for their sincere condolences and sympathies on this immense loss, praying to the Almighty Allah to rest the deceased in peace in paradise and protect all against all harms.

Source: Oman News Agency