Muscat, General Zubair Mahmood Hayat, Chairman

Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and

his accompanying delegation visited the National Defence College

(NDC) today.

The Pakistani guest was accompanied during the visit by Lt. Gen

Ahmed bin Harith al Nabhani, Chief of Staff of the Sultan’s Armed

forces (SAF), Pakistani ambassador to the Sultanate. They were

received upon their arrival at the College’s HQs’ at Mu’askar Bait Al

Falaj by Maj.Gen Salim bin Musallam Qatan, NDC Commandant.

During his visit to the college, the guest and his accompanying

delegation watched a film on the NDC and its academic facilities. They

also viewed the NDC’s various halls that are designed according to the

latest specifications and provided with the best educational systems

and multi-purpose electronic networks.

NDC Commandant and Ali Javed, ambassador of Pakistan to the

Sultanate signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on the fields

of academic cooperation and scientific research between the NDC and

the Pakistani National Defence University (NDU).

The event was attended by Brigadier Mohammed bin Ya’arub al-

Saifi, NDC Assistant Commandant, Brigadier Sulaiman bin Khalid al-

Zakwani, Director General of Studies and Academic Affairs at the NDC

and the Pakistani delegation accompanying the guest.

Source: Oman News Agency