Minister of Defence, MP N.Enkhbold visited the State of Qatar by invitation of Dr. Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah, Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of State for Defence of Qatar and attended the Doha International Maritime Defence Exhibition and Conference (DIMDEX).
Representatives of Defence sector and the Armed Forces of 54 countries attended the event and more than 180 international defence and security companies presented their products. The representatives of the defence sector, armed forces and defence industry of the participating countries held talks about further relations and cooperation at this event.
During the event Minister N.Enkhbold made an official meeting with the Deputy Emir of the State of Qatar Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani, Dr. Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah, Deputy Prime Minister and the Minister of State for Defence and the Chief of Staff the Qatari Armed Forces Major General Pilot Ghanem bin Shaheen Al Ghanem and discussed bilateral relations and cooperation in defence and shared views on Mongolia's economy and investment.
The parties exchanged views on further expansion of cooperation, touching numerous issues including the revision of cooperation agreement between Mongolia and Qatar, mutual visits between the Defence Ministries, participation of Qatari Armed Forces in the 'Khaan Quest' international peacekeeping training organized in Mongolia, continuation of study of Mongolian soldiers at the Qatari defence academy and Arabic language courses and field trainings organized by the Armed Forces of the two countries.
In addition, the delegates led by Minister N.Enkhbold visited the exhibition hall of defence and security companies of Russia, China, India and Turkey.