Gov. Justice, WVNG Adjutant General James Hoyer to host Qatar delegation Monday, May 14, 2018


​To discuss the selection of the West Virginia National Guard to partner with Qatar for the National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program
CHARLESTON, WV - Governor Jim Justice and Maj. Gen. James Hoyer, Adjutant General of the West Virginia National Guard, will host Qatar's Defense Attaché, Brig. Gen. Yousef Al Kuwari; Qatar's Air Force Attaché, Col. Mohamed Al Manai; and Qatar's Army Attaché, Col. Khalid Al Naimi May 14, 2018 at the West Virginia State Capitol.
This will mark the first meeting between the newly established State Partnership Program partners since the announcement of the West Virginia National Guard's selection to be linked with Qatar in April. 
WHO: Governor Jim Justice, Maj. Gen. James Hoyer - WVNG Adjutant General; Brig. Gen. Yousef Al Kuwari - Qatar's Defense Attaché; Col. Mohamed Al Manai - Qatar's Emiri Air Force Attaché; and Col. Khalid Al Naimi - Qatar's Army Attaché
WHAT: Press conference and initial meeting between Qatar and West Virginia delegation as a part of the National Guard Bureau's State Partnership Program.
WHEN: Monday, May 14, 2018 10:00 A.M.
WHERE: Governor's Reception Room, West Wing, State Capitol Charleston, WV​

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Butch Antolini,


Office of the Governor
State Capitol, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. E
Charleston, WV 25305

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