Manama, Apr. 8 (BNA): “Neon Defender 21” joint drill, which was conducted by Bahrain Defence Force, the Interior Ministry and the US Naval Forces Central Command (NAVCENT), concluded today.
The military exercise, which continued for many days, comprised many joint training operations which took into consideration variety and coping with developments. Modern technologies were also used in the exercise which included live ammunition shooting, military field applications, naval operations, various manoeuvres as well as search and rescue operations.
The joint drill aimed at boosting combat readiness, activating joint training programmes, unifying combat concepts, exchanging expertise and training on joint operational planning.