Saudi Military Attaché’s Office holds reception for Saudi doctors

May 1, 2009

Saudi Armed Forces Office in Washington held a reception, organized jointly with the George Washington University, welcoming the first batch of Saudi doctors arriving in the U.S. to complete a medical specialization fellowship program at the University’s hospital. The group is comprised of nine doctors representing various sectors of the Saudi military.

The ceremony was attended by the Deputy Saudi Military Attaché in Washington, Brigadier General Mohammed Al-Qahtani and a number of other officials.

In a televised speech from Saudi Arabia, the Director General of Medical Services of the Saudi Armed Forces, Major General Kattab Al-Otaibi, commended the ongoing cooperation between the Saudi and U.S. armed forces, as well as the countries’ positive bilateral relations in general.