Muscat, Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib al-Busaidi,

Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs received in his office at

Mu’askar Bait Al Falaj today Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces,

President of the United Nations General Assembly, who is currently

visiting the Sultanate to deliver a lecture at the National Defence


She commended the Sultanate’s role in supporting the international

peace and stability in the Middle East and the whole world. She also

praised the Sultanate’s efforts and noble stances in extending bridges

of understanding and cooperation in various world countries.

She also commended the wise leadership of His Majesty Sultan

Qaboos Bin Said, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, as

well as the Sultanate’s strong cooperation and support for the UN

efforts in cementing pillars of the multilateral international cooperation

in various fields.

The meeting exchanged cordial conversations and discussed a

number of matters of common concern.

The meeting was attended by Khalifa bin Ali al-Harthy, the Sultanate’s

Permanent Representative to the United Nations and Maj.Gen Salim

bin Musallim Quttan, Commandant of the National Defence College.

Source: Oman News Agency