Ahmed Gaïd Salah has supervised the execution of a tactical exercise with real shots, on Thursday, at the level of the operational sector (North-East In Amenas), the province of Illizi, in which various units and Air Forces took part, according to a statment of National Defense Ministry.
At the beginning, General Corps of Army has followed a presentation by the Commander of the Operational Sector North-East In Amenas, on the general idea of the exercise and the different stages of its development, and whose objective is the training of elements and units in combat situations, as well as the ability’s assessment of units to carry out their missions with required precision. General Corps of Army has then followed presentation of Commander’s decision of the unit in leading this exercise.
At the Field of Maneuver and in the company of General-Major Cherif Abderrezak, Commander of Ouargla, the General Corps of Army has closely monitored the combat actions, carried out by committed units, distinguished by their outstanding professionalism in all their stages, with a very appreciable tactical and operational level, reflecting a rigorous planning and organization, a high level of competence of executives in the assembly and the conduct of the different actions of combat, as well as the know- how and the ability of elements to control various weapon systems and equipment put into service, which has contributed significantly to achievement of very satisfactory results in terms of firing accuracy.
The ultimate objective of this exercise is to evaluate the field operability, achieved by all units in all aspects, notably in terms of interoperability and cohesion efficiency, in addition to reviewing effectiveness of the systems’ weapons and combat.
At the end and during a meeting to evaluate the stages of this exercise, the Army Corps General met with elements of the engaged units, greeting them and congratulating them for their sustained efforts, during the year of preparation for combat, especially during the preparation and execution of this perfectly successful exercise.
Ahmed Gaïd Salah has started a working and inspection visit on Wednesday, (April 19) in the province of Ouargla.
This visit is part of the evaluation of implementation of the combat readiness program for the 2016-2017 fiscal years, through planned tactical exercises.