Shamoukh 2, Swift Sword 3 to Be Launched Tomorrow

Muscat, The national military exercise ‘Al

Shamouk 2′, carried out by the Sultan’s Armed Forces corpses and

units from the Ministry of Defence as well as other military and security

bodies will be launched tomorrow with wide participation from the civil

public organizations. It will be followed by the joint Omani U.K military

exercise ‘Swift Sword 3’, which will continue up to the end of October

2018. The exercise will conclude with a practical exercise on November


The two military exercises aim at developing the national capacities

and ensure harmony among them during the joint national work. They

also aim at sharing experiences and benefiting from the ex-experiences

of the Sultan’s Armed Forces and the Royal UK Armed Forces.

Source: Oman News Agency