HM King hails Bahrain’s ‘successes’ against Covid
TDT | Manama
The Daily Tribune – www.newsofbahrain.com
His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa has praised Team Bahrain’s “successes” on various fronts to overcome the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
HM the King expressed pride in the dedicated and commendable efforts exerted by His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, the Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and Prime Minister, citing HRH’s distinguished leadership of Team Bahrain’s efforts to cushion the impact of the pandemic.
His Majesty made the remarks as he chaired the meeting of the Supreme Defence Council (SDC), attended by HRH the Crown Prince and Prime Minister, at Al Sakhir Palace yesterday.
Also, Supreme Commander and President of the Council, HM the King highlighted Team Bahrain’s professionalism, well-thought-out plans and tireless efforts that have resulted in a sharp drop in the number of daily active cases and an increase in the number of recoveries.
He commended the medical and health competencies, as well as all frontliners, allied entities and volunteers, for playing important roles in the Kingdom’s fight against the virus.
HM the King also lauded the praise of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, during his visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain’s distinguished initiatives, measures and outstanding success in dealing with the pandemic, in addition to his call to document Bahrain’s experience in fighting the pandemic in order to take advantage of it at the international level.
HM King Hamad added that Bahrain’s landmark achievements will remain engraved in the national memory, as they reflect the spirit of challenge and authentic awareness of the people of Bahrain, stressing that Bahrainis will continue working together to advance the comprehensive development process with determination towards a better present and a brighter future for the coming generations.
The Supreme Defence Council followed with interest the ongoing developments in sisterly Tunisia, wishing Tunisia and its dear people success in achieving security, stability and growth, under the leadership of President Kais Saied.
The Council also discussed ways to develop technological performance across various fields to enhance the nation’s progress. HM the King lauded the fruitful efforts made by the Bahrain Defence Force, Interior Minister and National Guard.
HM the King meets the Supreme Defence Council