08 August 2022 09:59 AM

Egypt, Saudi Arabia wrap up "Red Wave-5" naval drill off Jeddah

Saturday، 04 June 2022 - 11:56 PM

Joint naval exercise "Red Wave-5" wrapped up Saturday 04/06/2022 in the Saudi territorial waters in the Red Sea with the participation of the naval forces of Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Djibouti, Sudan and Yemen.

During the final stage of the exercise, participating troops conducted a demonstration involving breaking into a coastal island under covering fire from air force units.

Naval units have also carried out live fire training and counter-attacks against enemy speedboats to protect vessels loaded with important cargo.

The drill, which kicked off Tuesday, is part of the participating forces' efforts to foster distinguished relations and military cooperation between the Egyptian Armed Forces and their counterparts from the sisterly states as well as to get acquainted with the latest combat techniques.

MENA


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