HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan Chairs in Kenitra Graduation Ceremony of 23rd Group of Higher Defense Course, 57th Group of Staff Course
On the High Instructions of His Majesty King Mohammed VI, Supreme Commander and Chief of General Staff of the Royal Armed Forces (FAR), His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan chaired, on Thursday at Royal College of Higher Military Education (CREMS) in Kenitra, the graduation ceremony of the 23rd group of the Advanced Defense Course and the 57th group of the General Staff Course, said a statement by the General Staff of the Royal Armed Forces.
On his arrival at the Royal College of Higher Military Education, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan was greeted by the Major General, Inspector General of the FAR and Commander of the Southern Zone, the Brigadier General, Director of the CREMS and the Colonel-Major, Deputy Arms Commander of the Kénitra Square, before reviewing a Royal Air Force detachment that paid the honors.
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan was then greeted by the Lieutenant General, Commander of the Royal Gendarmerie, senior officers of the FAR General Staff, the Wali of the Rabat-Salé-Kenitra Region, the Governor of the Kénitra Province, the Dean of military attachés to embassies accredited to the Kingdom, and professors.
On this occasion, the Brigadier General Director of the CREMS presented before HRH Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan the annual report on the activities of the Royal College, submitted to His Royal Highness the best research theses of the graduating group of the Higher Defense Course and the CREMS plaque, before proclaiming the results obtained by the trainee officers.
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan then awarded certificates of higher military education with the grade of Master Specialized in National Defense and General Staff Diplomas respectively to the trainee officers of the Advanced Defense Course and the General Staff Course.
His Royal Highness Crown Prince Moulay El Hassan then posed for a souvenir photo with the two graduating groups.
The 23rd graduating group of the Advanced Defense Course and the 57th graduating group of the General Staff Course, numbered 285, including 56 officers from 24 brotherly and friendly countries of the Kingdom: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Spain, the State of the United Arab Emirates, the State of Qatar, and the Republics of Angola, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire, Djibouti, Chad, Egypt, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea Conakry, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, DR-Congo, Senegal, Tanzania and Togo.