June 25 2012
Omani soldiers have been training with British paratroopers this month on the Salisbury Plain in England, reports the U.K. Ministry of Defense.
The two-week Exercise Wessex Thunder involved personnel from the Omani Western Frontier Regiment and Colchester-based 2nd Battalion, the Parachute Regiment.
The drills concluded last week with a coordinated simulated assault on the urban warfare training facility at Copehill Down.
One scenario called for 2 Para to launch an attack,...
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