Iran and Oman hold joint military drills

February 10, 2011

TEHRAN – Iran and Oman started joint war games in the Sea of Oman on Wednesday.

Four fleets of warships, three jet fighters and a costal helicopter from Oman and four fleets of warships from Iran were used during the war game.
Members of the two countries’ joint military committees were present at the event.
The goal of the war game is to increase the level of regional cooperation between the two countries and share experience.
The two countries are scheduled to hold such military exercises in Iran and Oman’s waters every year.
The third joint war game will be held in Iran’s waters during the next Iranian calendar’s year (starting on March 21)