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F-FDTL members will attend the training in U.S. by this year

F-FDTL members will attend the training in U.S. by this year

F-FDTL's members

DILI, 26 january 2022 (TATOLI)- United States (U.S.) through its Embassy had worked together with the Timor- Leste Defense Force (F-FDTL) to send 16 F-FDTL members to attend the training in the U.S. in 2022, The U.S. Chargé d’Affaires in Timor – Leste Tom Daley informed.

“16 F-FDTL members will attend training in the United States in 2022, including professional military educational courses and pilot refresher training for the Cessna aircraft,’’ Daley told reporters at the Klabis Forum in the Embassy of America, Praia dos Coqueiros, Dili, today.

The objective of the training is to prepare F- FDTL members to pilot the Cessna aircraft that the U.S will offer to Timor-Leste in this year, for use in doing the patrol to control the sovereignty of the territory across the Timor-Leste.

Beside that, the 16 F- FDTL members also will follow the courses of professional military education with the aim to prepare the future trainer to be transformed to the other members of F-FDTL in Timor – Leste in future.

Previously U. S had facilitated the F-FDTL partnered with 4 U.S. military services in 2021: U.S. Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps, in 2021 marked the first-ever exercise between the F-FDTL and U.S. Army (Dalan ba Dame of 45 F-FDTL and 10 PNTL members trained during Exercise Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT) and USS Charleston marked the first U.S. Navy ship visit since 2019.

Related news:U.S. had facilitated 240 Timorese law enforcement officials and judicial authorities of training capacity in Bangkok

Journalist: Camilio de Sousa

Editor: Rafy Belo

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