Australian Navy ship arrives here today
Quoting the Solomon Star newspaper – 24 October 2019
“THE Royal Australian Navy ship HMAS Adelaide arrives today in Honiara to support Joint Task Force 637 partnership activities in Solomon Islands.
“The activities will include humanitarian aid and disaster response planning and training, infrastructure projects on the Western border in cooperation with the Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF), and Operation Render Safe 2019.
“Australian Defence Force (ADF) members held workshops and a table top exercise with participants from several Solomon Islands agencies and the Natural Disaster Management Office (NDMO), to enhancing planning skills when responding to natural disasters.
“ADF tradespeople will also be engaged in construction tasks on Shortland Island near the western border, assisting to maintain and enhance infrastructure for the RSIPF”
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