DOHA: HH Heir Apparent and the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani patronized the graduation ceremony of the 8th batch of Ahmed bin Mohammad Military College, held at the college' new field on Thursday morning.
HH the Heir Apparent unveiled the plaque to commemorate the opening of the new field of the academy. Then HH the Heir Apparent went to the main platform where the musical band played the Qatari National Anthem .
The commander of the new graduates, standing in a column, later requested HH the Heir Apparent to inspect the new graduates.
Speaking at the ceremony, Commander of the College Brigadier Hamad Ahmed Ali Al Nuaimi said Qatar, thanks to tireless work from its wise leadership, has gained admiration, attention and appreciation at the different levels.
He noted that the college's graduating batch comprises of 162 graduates, spread over the armed forces, police, Lekhwiya and the Emiri Guard, in addition to students from UAE and Oman.
After the speech, the graduates held a parade in front of the main stage, before HH the Heir Apparent and Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces honored outstanding students.
HH the Heir Apparent patronized over the opening of the graduates' accommodation and toured its rooms and facilities, before opening and touring the college's medical center.
A number of Their Excellencies the ministers, senior military and police officers attended the graduation ceremony along with some commanders of military colleges in Gulf, Arab and friend countries. (QNA)