ATMIS, Somali troops hone skills to counter threats posed by explosive devices


Some 80 African Union Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS) and Somalia security officers on Tuesday began a three-day training focused on detecting and neutralizing improvised explosive devices (IEDs).

The United Nations Action Service (UNMAS) is organizing training to increase the security forces of Somalia’s capacity to effectively counter threats posed by IEDs on population centers and major supply routes (MSR), designated routes within an area of operations upon which the majority of traffic flows in support of military operations and humanitarian operations.

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Source: Xinhua News


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