Sirens blared throughout the base. There were reports of a traffic accident involving a fuel truck. Within the hour, a suspicious package was called in causing emergency response personnel to report to different scenes.
“Exercise, exercise, exercise,” said an austere voice over the loud speakers on base.
Area Support Group-Kuwait hosted an emergency response exercise August 29 at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait.
The multi-faceted exercise was used to test the readiness and capabilities of the emergency response teams on base.
The event allowed different first responders from ASG-K and U.S. Army Central to work together alongside Kuwaiti military personnel. Continue reading.