His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said confers medals on defence personnel

January 01, 2019

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, has conferred the Excellent Service and Royal Commendation medals on commissioned, non-commissioned officers and personnel in the Ministry of Defence, the Sultan’s Armed Forces (SAF) and the Royal Guard of Oman (RGO).


The ceremony was held at Mu’askar Bait al Falaj under the patronage of Sayyid Badr bin Saud al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs, who pinned the medals on them in appreciation of their dedication to serve the country.

Sayyid Badr congratulated the officers and personnel for this Royal honouring.


He hailed the endeavours for their homeland, urging them to exert more efforts to develop the country under the leadership of His Majesty the Sultan.

The ceremony was attended by SAF Chief of Staff, Commander of the Royal Army of Oman, Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman, Commander of the Royal Navy of Oman, RGO Commander and Commandant of the National Defence College.


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