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Saudi Press Agency

Saudi Arabia and Jordan start Military Exercise "Sahab 2"

Saudi Press Agency

Sunday 1439/3/15 - 2017/12/03

Riyadh, Rabi'I 15, 1439, December 03, 2017, SPA -- Saudi Arabian Armed Forces and the Jordanian Armed Forces have started in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia today the military exercise "Sahab 2".

The ceremony started with the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran. Then, the trainer, Brigadier. Safah bin Ibrahim Al-Raffdi delivered a speech in which he praised the participation of the Kingdom of Jordan in the exercise, thanked the participants for their efforts in the planning and preparation stages for the pre-exercise.

Brigadier. Al-Raffdi said the exercise aims to enhance mutual cooperation, exchange of experiences between Saudi and Jordanian armed forces, raise the level of training of branches of the armed forces in the field of defense against weapons of mass destruction and activate common action.

-- SPA
22:25 LOCAL TIME 19:25 GMT

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