Friday, August 12, 2016

Eastern Mindanao Command Hosts Inter-Agency Maritime Exercise

NSFA, Panacan, Davao City - An Inter-Agency Maritime Exercise was conducted in the morning of Aug 12, 2016 at the seaside of Panacan, Davao City.
The exercise which was participated by the Philippine Coast Guard, Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao, Tactical Operations Group XI, PRO XI, PNP Maritime, Davao City Central 911, 10th Infantry Division, Task Force Davao and Eastern Mindanao Command which was based on probable scenarios covering five major aspects: communications interoperability, reconnaissance, interdiction, rescue operations and scene of the crime operations.

The activity was primarily meant to strengthen the inter-operability of the different law enforcement agencies in securing the maritime domain of Davao Region and its environs. It was also conducted as part of security preparation for the Kadayawan Festival. Also, it showcases and develops the capability of each agency to gain the support of the stakeholders; particularly the maritime sector and the concerned local government units.

The activity was witnessed by Councilor Nilo 'Small' Abellera, Chairman of Davao City Council's Peace and Order Committee, Lt. Gen. Rey Leonardo B. Guerrero, Commander Eastern Mindanao Command and PCSupt. Manuel Gaerlan of PNP PRO XI.

Source: Public Information Office, Eastern Mindanao Command, AFP

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