Turkish armed forces perform military exercise

Turkey's top commanders attended on Tuesday a military exercise performed in Aegean province of Izmir.

Turkish armed forces perform military exercise

Efes 2008 military exercise was held with participation of Chief of General Staff Gen. Yasar Buyukanit, Land Forces Commander Gen. Ilker Basbug, Naval Forces Commander Adm. Metin Atac, Air Forces Commander Gen. Aydogan Babaoglu, Gendarmerie General Commander Gen. Isik Kosaner and Aegean Army Commander Gen. Necdet Ozel.

F-16, F-4 and Phantom fighter jets, as well as several ships, vessels, tanks and cannons --with nearly 10,000 soldiers-- used live ammunition at the exercise which was closed to national and international observers this year.


Güncelleme Tarihi: 10 Haziran 2008, 16:33