VIDEO: Change of command ceremony held at the US base
Thu, 24 May 2018
By Sandeep Singh Grewal
Efforts by a Royal Australian Navy task force in seizing tonnes of narcotics since December was highlighted during a change of command ceremony held at the US base in Juffair.
Combined Task Force (CTF) 150 Commander Commodore Mal Wise relinquished command of the task force to the UK Royal Navy Commander Steve Moorhouse.
The ceremony, which was held today, was attended by Fifth Fleet Commander Vice Admiral Scott Stearney, who praised Commodore Wise’s efforts in leading the CTF150, with a successful track record of combating illicit narcotics.