11th multinational ‘Exercise Cormorant Strike 2021’ concluded at Colombo, Sri Lanka. Pakistan Navy’s Special Service Group (SSG) participated in the multinational exercise conducted under the auspices of the Sri Lankan Army at Infantry Training Center Minneriya.
Exercise Director, Commander Reserve Strike Corps Major General Harendra Ranasinghe, welcomed the Special Operations Forces of all regional participating countries that include Bangladesh, India, Maldives, and Nepal.
The exercise was exclusively designed to exchange professional expertise in ‘Special Operations Forces (SOF) domain. The aim of the exercise was to build synergy, strengthen military relationships and enhance interoperability among Special Operation Forces of participating countries. The Multinational Exercise focused operations included anti-terrorism operations, disaster relief reconnaissance missions, riverine operations, and counter-terrorism in the maritime domain.
Professional experience gained during multinational exercises will be rewarding in the conduct of joint operations against common threats and will augment cooperation among participating countries.