Monthly Archives: February 2018

LIVE FIRE EXERCISE FOR SNA PERSONNEL BELONGING TO THE 1st LIGHT INFANTRY COMPANY TRAINED BY EUROPEAN UNION TRAINING MISSION SOMALIA (EUTM-S)

On 22nd February 2018, at the General Dhagabadan Shooting Range, a platoon of the 1st Light Infantry Company (LIC) trained by EUTM-S instructors, carried out a live fire exercise using AK-47 weapons of the Somali National Army (SNA). The activity, which represents the consequent step forward after the theory and practical preparation of the

THE 3rd “TRAIN THE TRAINERS” COURSE LED BY THE EUROPEAN UNION TRAINING MISSION SOMALIA (EUTM-S) IS OVER

On 22nd February 2018, at the General Dhagabadan Training Centre (GDTC) in Mogadishu, the closing ceremony for 3rd “Train the Trainers” Course was held with the attendance of the GDTC Deputy Commander, Col. Mohamed Ibrahim Osman TIFOW and the EUTM-S Training Team Head, Col. Juan LOPEZ MARTIN. Eight Somali National Army (SNA) trainees finished

EUROPEAN TRAINING MISSION SOMALIA (EUTM-S): THE FIRST MILITARY ENGINEERING COURSE IS OVER

On 17th February 2018 the closing ceremony of the 1st EUTM-S Military Engineering Course was held at the General Dhagabadan Training Camp in Mogadishu (GDTC). All 24 Somali National Army (SNA) attendees, belonging to the 32nd Engineering Battalion, completed this four-week course successfully. They got the basic knowledge and skills on setting up defensive