SAF-MCMES Continues Reviewing Preparations for Tropical Cyclone Mekunu.
Muscat, May 24 (ONA) --- The Sultan's Armed Forces' Military
Committee for Management of Emergency Situations (SAF-MCMES)
continued its meetings at the SAF headquarters in Mu'askar Al Murtafa'
to review all matters related to the preparations while dealing with the
tropical cyclone (Mekunu).
The meeting was chaired by Brigadier Hamad bin Rashid al-
Balushi, SAF Assistant Chief of Staff for Operations and Planning, SAF
Representative at National Committee for Civil Defense (NCCD),
Chairman of the SAF-MCMES in the presence of the Committee's
members, representatives of SAF Corps, the Royal Guard of Oman
(RGO), the Sultan's Special Forces (SSF), Engineering Services in the
Ministry of Defense and the National Survey Authority.
The Committee was briefed on all preparations and actions
taken since the first announcement of the weather condition and the
activation of sub-committees. The Committee also reviewed the
progress of plans of all formations, bases and units in the Ministry of
Defense and SAF in providing support to citizens and residents.
Further, the Committee follows up the work of the
subcommittees, as well as all formations and units deployed in the field
required as per the latest developments of the climate condition
according to the SAF-MCMES general plan and under the direct
supervision and follow-up of Lt.Gen. Ahmed bin Harith al-Nabhani, SAF
Chief of Staff.
The Committee has also set up numbers for communication with
citizens and residents during the cyclone affecting Dhofar in case of
requiring support or in emergency cases. This comes within the
framework of the SAF keenness along with other government units in
providing everything that would serve the citizens and residents. The
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|Date:||May 24, 2018|
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