Deputy Minister for National Defence, Chief of Staff of People’s National Army, Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah on Tuesday held talks with Qatari Minister of State for Defence Affairs Major-General Hamad bin Ali Al-Attiyah, who is on official visit to Algeria.

The meeting took place in the headquarters of the National Defense Ministry, allowed the two parties to “assess the relations of the military cooperation between the two countries and examine the means likely to consolidate them further and expand them to other common-interest and mutually beneficial fields for the two brotherly countries.”

Qatari Minister of State for Defence Affairs is in Algeria since Monday for two-day official visit at the invitation of Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah.