Counterpiracy tops Oman’s agenda

UNIPATH STAFF Its vast coastline and location near the economically vital Strait of Hormuz convinced the Sultanate of Oman of the need for maritime security. So in August 2013, Oman hosted officials from Combined Maritime Forces’ (CMF)…

United efforts required against drug traffickers

KUWAIT NEWS AGENCY Countries are showing increasing determination to unite their efforts to fight illegal drugs, said Kuwaiti Col. Mohammad Al-Hazeem, head of operations at the Kuwaiti Interior Ministry Drug Control Department. Al-Hazeem…

Yemen Seizes Weapons

YEMENI ARMED FORCES Yemeni armed forces continue to claim victories in stopping international arms smuggling, recently seizing a ship that was carrying weapons bound for the country’s interior, the Supreme Security Committee said in July…

Afghanistan Builds Police Capacity

UNIPATH STAFF The Afghan Ministry of Interior has created a Community Policing Directorate — part of a larger plan to transform the Afghan National Police (ANP) from an agency dedicated to countering extremism to focusing on daily law…

Tajikistan Takes Part in Peacekeeping Exercise

UNIPATH STAFF With the goal of becoming a peacekeeping power, Tajikistan participated for the first time in the Khaan Quest exercises in Mongolia in August 2013. The annual United Nations-sponsored peacekeeping exercise drew about 1,000…

Для борьбы с наркотрафиком нужны общие усилия

Страны демонстрируют растущую решимость объединять усилия для борьбы с наркотиками, сказал Кувейтский полковник Мохаммад Аль-Хазим, руководитель операций в Управлении по контролю над наркотиками Министерства внутренних дел Кувейта.…

Protecting the seas

A Multinational naval exercise off the Pakistani coast attracts participants from six continents UNIPATH STAFF Chopper blades whipped the waves. Destroyers and corvettes cut the blue waters of the Arabian Sea. Commandoes slipped down ropes…

Interagency Resolve

UNIPATH STAFF A missile carrying sulfur mustard explodes in the exclusive residential Pearl-Qatar waterfront shopping district. Men, women and children struggle with shrapnel wounds as well as the onset of blisters and other symptoms…

Medical cell spotlight

UNIPATH STAFF With their experience in the private sector, two Qatari Armed Forces doctors helped make the link between the civil and military worlds during Eagle Resolve. Qatari Army Capt. Dr. Madiha K. al-Nobi and Qatari 1st Lt. Dr.…