Firaq Forces at the Royal Army of Oman (RAO) celebrated the graduation of a new batch of recruits under the patronage of RAO Commander Major General Mattar Bin Salim Al Balushi.
The ceremony opened with the military salute to the chief guest, who inspected the first column of graduates.
Then the graduates paraded in a regular march showing weapons skills.
Al Balushi handed over awards of appreciation to top graduates in various activities and competitions.
The graduates took the oath of loyalty and proclaimed thrice Long Live His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces. The graduation ceremony was attended by senior officers at RAOand security departments, commander, commissioned, non-commissi-oned officers and personnel at the RAO Firaq Forces, retired officers and parents of the graduates.