SHAH ALAM: The North Thunder exercise PR has published the pictures and a video of the Malaysian Armed Forces contingent in Saudi Arabia. The footage covered the arrival of the contingent and not those of the exercise itself. The pictures and video were published on the @diraalwatan Twitter page.
This was the first pictures of the Malaysian contingent taking part in the exercise. At least 20 countries from Arab and Islamic countries are scheduled to participate in the North Thunder war games in the northern region of the kingdom, Saudi reports said on Monday.
The participating countries are Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, Jordan, Senegal, Sudan, Maldives, Morocco, Pakistan, Chad, Tunisia, Comoro Islands, Djibouti, Malaysia, Egypt, Mauritania, and Mauritius.
— درع الوطن (@diraalwatan) February 18, 2016
From the video it appears that the Malaysian contingent consists of the PAC and GGK personnel from the Army together with a RMAF Paskau unit for aircraft security plus MAF headquarters officers and other ranks.
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