Sunday، 23 October 2016 12:00 AM
Implementation of joint training activities "Khaled Bin Al Waleed 2016" through elements of the Egyptian and Bahraini special forces on 19/12/2016, which lasted until 30 December, as part of the plan of joint exercises of the armed forces of both countries.
The Egyptian and Bahraini forces carried out for the first time a joint maritime-air maneuver (Hamad-1) on April 15, 2015, in which 4 Egyptian naval vessels and a number of F-16 fighter planes participated. Colonel Mohammed Abu Bakr al-Husseini, the Egyptian Defense Attaché in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain, followed up the crossing of the maritime units through the Bab al-Mandab Strait en route to the Bahraini capital «Manama» .. The military experts confirmed that the establishment of a maneuver «Egyptian - Gulf» is a warning message to anyone who tries to violate the Arab security.
The joint air training activities "Basic Linking 2014" was concluded on 8/5/2014, and it was carried out by elements of the Egyptian Air Force and the Bahraini Royal Air Force in cooperation with 9 Arab and foreign countries, within the framework of coordination and cooperation with sisterly and friendly countries to unify visions and joint work in many areas to maintain security and stability in the region.