Delegated by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos, Sayyid Badr bin Hamad al Busaidy, Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, took part in the funeral ceremony of the former French president Jacques Chirac. The funeral ceremony was held in Paris in the presence of leaders of countries and heads of governments. Sayyid Badr was accompanied by Shaikh Dr Gazi bin Said al Rowas, Sultanate's Ambassador to France.

Source: Ministry of Information Sultanate of Oman