Muscat – The Sultanate of Oman today marked the anniversary of Armed Forces Day (December 11). This historic occasion epitomises the national accomplishments made by the Sultan’s Armed Forces (SAF).
The SAF has been celebrated since 1975, taking pride in the progress made within its own ranks and its national roles that set the stage for domestic development and prosperity.
A statement issued by ONA said, ‘The Sultan’s Armed Forces have achieved a lot in terms of training, organisation, operations, and armament, thanks to the attention accorded to it by His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tarik, the Supreme Commander.
This day will remain as a source of inspiration for values of truthful patriotism that enabled Omanis to reap the fruits of good deeds and proceed with spirited, unsubdued will, and invincible determination to revive the glory of Oman and shape its future.
On this memorable day, every Omani revels in the accomplishments of the SAF and cherishes its sacrifices in protecting every inch of the country’s territory. The Sultan’s Armed Forces will carry out a number of events at its various units to mark the Armed Forces Day.