Qatar Armed Forces Celebrate National Sports Day

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Doha, February 13 (QNA) - HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah participated on Tuesday in the armed forces' event at Meqdam camp on the occasion of celebrating the National Sports Day.
HE Chief of Staff Major General (Pilot) Ghanim bin Shaheen Al Ghanim attended the event along with a number of senior army officers.
The celebrations featured sports, social, cultural and entertainment activities.
The annual event aims to promote awareness of the significance of sport and its role in the life of individuals and societies. It also promotes exercising as a civilized and healthy approach that brings social ties closer among army personnel. (QNA)