His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani patronized the graduation ceremony of the fifth batch of candidate students of the Ministry of Interior's Police Academy, at the Police Training Institute in Al Sailiya on Thursday morning.
The ceremony was attended by HE Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa bin Abdulaziz Al-Thani, and several of Their Excellencies Sheikhs and ministers.
The ceremony was also attended by HE Minister of Interior of the Arab Republic of Egypt Major General Mahmoud Tawfik, HE Minister of Interior of the Republic of Djibouti Said Nouh Hassan, HE Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Dr. Hisham bin Abdulrahman Al Falih, and senior security and military leaders of a number of brotherly and friendly countries.
Heads of diplomatic missions in the country, senior officers of the Ministry of Defense, the Ministry of Interior, the Amiri Guard, the State Security Agency, the Lekhwiya Force, and guests attended the ceremony.
The national anthem was played at the beginning of the ceremony. Then the commander of the graduates' queue came forward requesting His Highness the Amir to inspect the queue of the 100 graduates from the State of Qatar, the State of Palestine, and the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
After reciting verses from the Holy Quran and the march of the graduates' queue and the military parade, His Highness the Amir honoured the outstanding graduates. After that, the flag was handed over from the fifth batch to the sixth batch, the appointment order was read out, the parade's queue left, and the queue of the Police College friends from school student "Officers of Tomorrow" entered. At the end of the ceremony, officers of the fifth batch took the oath and recited the College anthem.