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COURTESY CALL ON MINISTER OF DEFENCE II, BRUNEI DARUSSALAM

His Excellency Dato’ Raja Reza Raja Zaib Shah, High Commissioner of Malaysia to Negara Brunei Darussalam on 22 November 2021 paid a courtesy call on Yang Berhormat Pehin Datu Lailaraja Major General (Retired) Dato Paduka Seri Haji Awang Halbi Haji Mohd Yusof, Minister of Defence II, Brunei Darussalam at the Ministry of Defence, Brunei Darussalam.

 

During the call, both sides discussed a wide range of defence issues of mutual interest. These include reviewing the progress of cooperation under the Malaysia-Brunei Joint Working Committee on Defence framework, continuous participation of officers from both armed forces in defence courses, joint military exercises, joint participation in the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) and the International Monitoring Team (IMT) in Mindanao. Both sides also expressed their satisfaction with the strong bilateral ties between Malaysia and Brunei, particularly in defence cooperation.

 

His Excellency then extended an invitation to YB Minister Defence ll to attend the Defence Services Asia Exhibition and Conference (DSA) scheduled to be organised from 28-31 March 2022 in Kuala Lumpur.