Operation Sea Guardian Special Operations train with Armed Forces Malta
MALTA - Previous week Operation Sea Guardian (OSG) Special Operations Command Control Element (SOCCE) and Malta Armed Forces trained together with respect to
As part of the training MARCOM SOCCE together with Centre of Excellence Maritime Security Mobile Training Teem meet with Malta Special Operational Forces representatives inside the La Valetta Navy base facilities. They exchanged information about boarding tactics, techniques, procedures and common understanding of Maritime Special Operational Forces. Training also paved the road for further cooperation in NATO-Malta cooperation.
SOCCE offered by Turkish Navy,
consist of multinational staff, has the mission to conduct Maritime Special
Operations in the Mediterranean Sea in support of HQ MARCOM within the mandate
of OSG. While conducting special operations, SOCCE has the capacity to take
control of assigned Special Forces. Furthermore, SOCCE will provide MARCOM the
awareness of relevant SOF engagements with partner nations to enable MARCOM to
tailor the engagements with these partners.