His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, sponsored and attended the graduation ceremony of the 38th batch of officers, 32nd batch of specialty officers, and 4th batch of female support staff at Saad Al-Abdullah Academy for Security Sciences, Monday, March 19 , 2012 .
His Highness was greeted upon arrival by First Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Ahmad Al-Humoud Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, Interior Undersecretary Lt. General Ghazi Abdulrahman Al-Omar, and Interior Assistant Undersecretary for Training and Education Affairs Lt. General Sheikh Ahmad Al-Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
Also greeting His Highness were other assistant undersecretaries, Saad Al-Abdullah Academy Chief Major General Fahad Yusef Al-Sharqawi, and a host of senior ministry officials.
The graduation ceremony was attended by His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, National Assembly Speaker Ahmad Al-Saadoun, former speaker Jassem Al-Kharafi, senior Sheikhs, Deputy Chief of the National Guard Sheikh Meshal Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, and His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah.
Other senior officials in attendance included His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, Deputy Minister of Amiri Diwan Affairs Sheikh Ali Jarrah Al-Sabah, and other senior officials, along with families of the graduates.
The ceremony started with an address by the academy chairman, followed by reading of the ministerial decrees appointing the officers in the Police force, and then the graduates' parade. This was followed by performance of an operetta (Protectors of the Constitution) and the oath taking of the graduates.