Al Zayani receives U.S. 5th Fleet Commander

MANAMA, 31st October, 2015 (WAM) — Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary General Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al-Zayani today met the commander of the U.S. Naval Forces, Central Command and 5th Fleet, Rear Admiral Kevin M. Donegan, in Manama.
The meeting came on the sidelines of the regional security summit, IISS Manama Dialogue.
Dr. Al-Zayani and Rear Admiral Donegan emphasised the importance of cooperation and joint coordination between the GCC member states and the United States in the military domains as well as ways to enhance them. The two sides focused on the latest developments regionally and globally, in addition to issues of mutual interest.
A number of officials attended the meeting.