ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Friday, January 2nd 2015 [ME NewsWire]
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) hosted a meeting to discuss unifying the concepts and mechanisms of internal security-related exercises for the year 2015.
During the meeting, which was held at the Directorate General of Central Operations, attendees reviewed the objectives and outcomes of the 2014 field training, in addition to the target ratio and the assessment guide for internal security exercises.
Staff Colonel Abdul Wahhab Al Hajeri, Directorate General of Central Operations at Ministry of Interior, said that the meeting is a part of the MoI strategy, aimed at joining efforts and unifying concepts, via coordination meetings among the operations officials in the MoI to discuss joint planning and coordination, internal security training exercises, and implementation mechanisms of such exercises at the countrywide level. The meeting was held in collaboration with the Strategy and Performance Development Directorate General and other police general headquarters and directorates.
Adding further, Staff Colonel Al Hajeri said, "The exercises are part of the security training annual plan established and implemented by the Directorate General of Central Operations at the Ministry of Interior. This annual plan includes a set of initiatives, notably developing internal security plans according to the best practices, and developing leaders' skills in cases of crises and disasters, in addition to unifying concepts and procedures."
The meeting was attended by the operations heads of departments and chiefs of sections at the various police general headquarters across the UAE, and the Directorate General of Central Operations at Ministry of Interior.
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