It is announced that a delegation of Qatar Armed Forces staff-officers  is paying an official visit to Greece from 8 to 11 November 2011, in the context of the military cooperation  between the two countries. 

The purpose of the visit is to brief the members of the delegation on the capabilities of the cadres of the Armed Forces of Qatar concerning their training by the Hellenic Armed Forces.     

More specifically,  the delegation from Quatar will visit the Special Forces Training Center at  Megalo  Pefko,  the  Navy  School  and   Underwater   Demolitions  Command  at Skaramaga,  the  Air  Force  Academy,  the  Hellenic  Aerospace  Industry, the Air Medicine Center in the  251 Air Force General Hospital  and the facilities of  Basic Training  School  for  Battle  Rescuers of  the  31st  Search & Rescue  Operations Squadron in Elefsis.

On the occassion of the visit , the Chief of HNDGS, General Michael Kostarakos, had a courtesy call  on November 9 by the Ambassador of Qatar, H.E Mr Hamad Abdulla Al-Misnad and the Head of the delegation, S/ Brig. Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Malki and  discussed issues of mutual interest.