His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said welcomes President Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, on Wednesday. (Image credit: Badr Al Battashi and Harith Al Harthy )

Oman: His Majesty welcomes Iranian president

Muscat: His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said welcomed Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, on Wednesday.

An official welcome ceremony was conducted as the Iranian president’s convoy arrived at Al Alam Palace in Muttrah where national anthems of both countries were played as well as 21 shots from a cannon in honour of the Iranian president.

Members of the Royal family, including ministers and the chairman of the Shura Council, also welcomed the Iranian president and his representatives.

After the ceremony, His Majesty the Sultan escorted Rouhani into the palace where they...Read more...

Source: timesofoman.com