September 2011
Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition);9/8/2011, Vol. 199 Issue 5170, p5
The article focuses on the report on the daily newspaper "Asharq Al Awsat" regarding the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the formation of a Joint Military Command. According to United Arab Emirates (UAE) Armed Forces Chief-of-staff Hamad Muhammad Thani al-Rumaithi, countries involve in GCC is considering the formation of a Military Joint Command. It also mentions the meeting of the GCC on September 11, 2011 to discuss the inclusion of Jordan and Morocco in the union.


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