The Embassy of Republic of Iraq in Sri Lanka Participates in Colombo Defense Seminar

The Chargé d’affaires ai of the Embassy of the Republic of Iraq in Colombo, Mr. Qutaiba Sobhi Ahmed participated in the Colombo Defense Seminar held in Colombo / Sri Lanka for the period 29-30 August 2019 and for the ninth consecutive year, under the title “’EVOLVING MILITARY EXCELLENCE IN THE CONTEMPORARY SECURITY LANDSCAPE’”. The Sri Lankan President Mr. Mithripala Sirisena participated as the main guest, with the participation of 800 foreign and local participants, including (13) foreign speakers and (14) local speakers over nine sessions covering sub-themes (contemporary security landscape: conflict or cooperation); (Counter Terrorism), (Military Modernization) and (Military Preparedness ) the Colombo Defense Symposium is an annual military event and an ideal platform for many countries, involving security strategists, as well as many defense experts in one place, to exchange experiences and knowledge among many participating countries.