AMMAN, Mohammed bin Ahmed Al Bowardi, Minister of State for Defence Affairs, attended today the opening of the Special Operations Forces Exhibition and Conference (SOFEX 2018), in Jordan, which will run until 10th May.

Also present were Matar Saif Slaiman Al Shamsi, UAE Ambassador to Amman, senior armed forces officers and officials from the Ministry and from the Embassy.

Al Bowardi toured the exhibition's various pavilions and stands and was briefed on the latest special and homeland security technologies on display.

On SOFEX sidelines, Al Bowardi met with Dr. Hani Al-Mulki. Jordanian Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, in presence of several ministers and senior officials.

They discussed issues of mutual interest as well as ways to enhance defence and military cooperation.

Source: Emirates News Agency