Army joins UK Ministry of Defense to hold seminar on explosive ordinance


BANGKOK – The Royal Thai Armed Forces Headquarters has organized a seminar on the removal of explosive ordinance and mines with the United Kingdom’s Ministry of Defense.

Army Chief Joint of Staff Gen Surapong Suwana-adth welcomed Lt Col Steve Jeremy, a mine and explosive ordinance consultant for the UK Ministry of Defense, to the seminar being held to upgrade the work of Thailand’s military, police and security forces against explosives. Members of the UK Ministry of Defense will exchange their knowledge on dealing with explosives and mines with Thai authorities, who themselves will pass on experiences in the field.

The seminar is also taking place to enhance relations between Thailand the UK so that they may further benefit from each other in the future.