Naval Region 2 Command increases training

As part of the training programme at sea in the first phase of 2021, the Navy Region 2 Command organises K2 training with live ammunition firing, and instructs units of the Naval Region 2 on how to coordinate with each other.

Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Naval Region 2 has always attached great importance to innovating and improving the training quality and identified it as a breakthrough to improve its combat strength, meeting requirements of protecting the country’s sovereignty over seas and islands. (Photo: VNA)
Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Naval Region 2 Command units join training course with live ammunition firing at sea. (Photo: VNA)
Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Naval Region 2 Command carries out training activities with live ammunition firing at sea. (Photo: VNA)
Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Naval Region 2 Command carries out training activities with live ammunition firing at sea. (Photo: VNA)
Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Naval Region 2 Command carries out training activities with live ammunition firing at sea. (Photo: VNA)
 
Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Naval Region 2 Command carries out training activities with live ammunition firing at sea. (Photo: VNA)
Naval Region 2 Command increases training
Rewards presented to soldiers with excellent performance. (Photo: VNA)

Source: VNP/VNA

Special training exercises at sea

Special training exercises at sea

To safeguard Vietnam’s southern waters, sailors in Naval Region No 2 train vigorously to become accustomed to extreme weather conditions while completing their tasks.

Naval troops prepare on land for dangers of the sea

Naval troops prepare on land for dangers of the sea

Soldiers in Brigade No.167 of Naval Region 2 undergo hard on-land physical training to make them stronger and adaptable to the harsh working conditions at sea.

 
 

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