The Minister of Defence Affair H E Dr Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah signed an agreement with the Defence Minister of Canada. The agreement was for arranging defence cooperation between the 2 nations. Canadian Minister of National Defence H E Harjit Sajjan, represented Canada in the agreement between the Ministry of Defence of the State of Qatar and the Ministry of National Defence of Canada and the Canadian Armed Forces.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs signed agreement on defense cooperation arrangement between Qatar Ministry of Defense & Canada National Defense Ministry & Canadian Armed Forces, with Canadian National Defense Minister. #QNAhttps://t.co/jD5hpnyGOR pic.twitter.com/zuVsPMY75O
— Qatar News Agency (@QNAEnglish) August 11, 2021
The agreement was signed via a virtual platform. The 2 nations agreed for strengthening the defence relationship of both countries. The agreement provides a framework for various peace processes, humanitarian operations, training of cadres and defence cooperation activities.
The agreement also reflects both nation’s commitment to promoting peace and stability in the Middle East. This process takes time to achieve the aim but it will help the world to put maintain the ever-growing terrorism, violent extremism and regional prosperity.