Chief General Staff of the Kuwaiti Army Lieutenant-General Staff Abdulrahman Mohammad Al-Othman met on Monday with Chief of the Canadian Commander of Maritime Forces Pacific Rear-Admiral Bill Truelove along with his accompanying delegation
, during which they discussed a number of issues of common interest.
During the meeting, the two sides also addressed most important issues concerning bilateral military cooperation and ways to improve them between the two countries, Directorate of Moral Guidance and Public Relations Department at the Defense Ministry said in a press statement.
The meeting was attended by Deputy Chief of Staff of Kuwait's Army Lieutenant-General Mohammad Khaled Al-Khodr and Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations and Plans Major General Bader Hajji Al-Muzain.
Furthermore, Lieutenant-General Al-Khodr signed with Rear-Admiral Truelove an agreement on construction of a base for support and logistic operations between Kuwait and Canada, said the statement.
The signing ceremony was attended by Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry's Counselor Mohsen Al-Ajmi and Attaché Abdulaziz Al-Ibrahim.
File Photo: HH Kuwait’s Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah meeting on 13 November 2013 the newly appointed Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Abdulrahman Mohammad Al-Othman. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah was present in the meeting.(KUNA)