Int’l military exhibitions important for Kuwait armed forces – Gen.

Kuwait Armed Forces Deputy Chief of Staff, General Sheikh Abdullah Nawaf Al-Sabah, underlined Monday importance of participation in international military conferences and exhibitions, to get acquainted with state-of-art weapons and military equipment.

Speaking to KUNA on sidelines of Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX), Sheikh Abdullah said he was pleased to have witnessed first-hand latest military industries.

He said DIMDEX was an excellent opportunity to exchange expertise among participants, and to get acquainted with state-of-art defense equipment and technologies.

The Ministry of Defense of Kuwait, said Sheikh Abdullah, was keen on acquiring latest military systems coupled with development of servicemen.

The three-day 6th DIMDEX, held under auspices of the Amir Sheikh Tamim Al-Thani, featured 180 exhibitors representing over 30 countries. Up to 80 senior military officers from more than 60 nations were attending the event.

Source: Kuwait News Agency