The Emir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani, along with leaders of participating states, attended the closing ceremony of Raad Al-Shamal (North Thunder) Exercise at King Khalid Military City in Hafr Al Baten, Saudi Arabia, on Thursday.

The Emir was greeted upon arrival at the military base by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia.

Also present to welcome the Emir were Saudi Crown Prince the Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Crown Prince, Second Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister of Saudi Arabia Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz al Saud, a number of Saudi princes and senior officials.