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CDD chief receives Swiss ambassador

By JT - Feb 14,2016 - Last updated at Feb 14,2016

AMMAN — Civil Defense Department Director (CDD) Lt. Gen. Talal Kofahi met on Sunday with Swiss Ambassador to Jordan Hans-Peter Lenz and discussed cooperation between the civil defence departments of the two countries.

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation has provided a grant to finance the CDD’s emergency services development project, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

The Swiss grant includes providing ambulances and medical equipment and devices, as well as enhancing CDD personnel’s capacity in advanced emergency services. Kofahi thanked the Swiss government for its support.

The Swiss ambassador praised the CDD’s services, stressing his country’s readiness to provide the necessary support for the department, Petra reported



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