Qatar General in Turkey for visit

The Turkish defense minister met the Qatari chief of general staff in Ankara on Thursday.

Qatar General in Turkey for visit

The Turkish defense minister met the Qatari chief of general staff in Ankara on Thursday.

Major Gen. Hamad bin Ali Al-Attiyah, the chief of General Staff of the Qatari Armed Forces, paid a courtesy visit to Turkey's National Defense Minister Vecdi Gonul.

"Turkey and Qatar signed a military frame agreement in 2007, and almost 100 Qatari military officers have been trained in Turkey," Gonul said during the meeting.

Al-Attiyah will also meet Turkey's President Abdullah Gul, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and Chief of General Staff Gen. Ilker Basbug. (BRC-MS)


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