Commander Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150) Royal Saudi Navy Commodore Abdullah al-Mutairi today, 11 October 2022, paid a courtesy call on the Commander Kenya Navy Base Mtongwe Brigadier Yahya Abdi at the Kenya Navy Headquarters in Mombasa.
During the visit, the two leaders held talks on enhancing Maritime Operations between Kenya Navy and CTF- 150 members.
CTF 150 is one of the three Task Forces operated under the Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) – a multinational Naval Partnership made up of 34 Countries. It conducts Maritime Security Operations in the Indian Ocean, Arabian Sea and the Red Sea to ensure that legitimate commercial shipping takes place in the region, free from non-state threats.
Present during the visit was the Kenya Navy Headquarters Chief of Operations Colonel Michael Atodonyang and the Commandant Kenya Naval Training College Colonel Eliud Keter.