Fri 17-06-2022 21:07 PM
PARIS, 17th June, 2022 (WAM) — A Ministry of Defence delegation, led by Major General Saeed Rashid Al Shehhi, Commander of the Land Forces, participated in the Eurosatory 2022, the international reference for land and airland Defence and Security, featuring over 1,800 exhibitors and attracting a global audience of over 57,000 visitors.
During his tour of the exhibition, which concludes here today, Major General Al Shehhi met with General Thierry Burkhard, French Chief of Defence, to discuss issues of mutual concern, most notably the defence ties between the UAE and France and ways of reinforcing them.
Al Shehhi and his accompanying delegation were briefed about the latest innovations, advanced equipment, control systems and defence radars on display.
He also met with representatives and officials from the partcipating companies taking part in the event and viewed their products, including smart defence systems and advanced military technologies.
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