Bahraini King Meets US Defence Secretary, French Defence Minister

Manama, -King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain met here today with the US Secretary of Defence Ashton Carter who is on a visit to Bahrain to take part in Manama Dialogue currently hosted by Bahrain.

The Bahraini King hailed relations between Bahrain and the US as well as growing cooperation between both countries mainly in the military and defence field,Bahrain news agency reported.

The Bahrain King also met with French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian who is on a visit to Bahrain to attend Manama Dialogue. They discussed relations between Bahrain and France and growing cooperation mainly in the military and defence field.

Source: Qatar News Agency