Vanguards of National Guard troops arrive in Najran

Sunday 1436/7/7 - 2015/04/26
  • Share on Google+

Najran, Rajab 07, 1436, April 26, 2015, SPA -- Vanguards of the Ministry of National Guard troops, ordered by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the supreme commander of all military forces, have arrived in Najran region to participate in the defense of the southern borders of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia along with other military forces, so as to confront any possible threats to the southern strategic direction of the kingdom.

These forces are one of the elements of national force participating in the protection of the strategic interests of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia alongside other elements of the national force enjoying follow-up and direct attention of Prince Miteb bin Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, Minister of the National Guard.

These Forces consist of mechanized infantry brigade that includes infantry units, units of artillery and mortars, air defense, reconnaissance, engineering, logistics, weapons of anti-armor and guns of intrusion which are trained to carry out traditional combat tasks and security missions at the same time, commensurate with the current challenges faced by the world in general and the Kingdom in particular.

23:39 LOCAL TIME 20:39 GMT