Times of Oman
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Royal Guards celebrate Retirees Day
December 16, 2012 | 12:00 AM

Muscat: The Royal Guard of Oman (RGO) marked at RGO Command yesterday the Retirees Day, which falls on December 7. The ceremony was held under the patronage of Maj Gen Khalfan bin Abdullah Al Junaibi, RGO Commander.

The Director of Social Services and Retirees Affairs praised the role played by the retirees during their service within the framework of the plans pursued by RGO Command as per the Royal Directives of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces. RGO senior officers, commissioned and noncommissioned officers, personnel and retirees attended the ceremony.

Armed Forces Day
The Military Attaché at the Sultanate's Embassy in the US capital, Washington, hosted a reception on the occasion of the Sultanate's celebrations of the Armed Forces Day, which falls on December 11.The reception was attended by members of the Omani Diplomatic Mission at the Sultanate's Embassy in the USA, a number of military attaches, diplomats, and a number of military and civil officials representing different US states.

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