The Martyr Lieutenant Caner Gönyeli 2017 Search and Rescue Exercise commenced on Monday. The exercise will continue until June 15.
The exercise is taking place in the St. Hilarion area, and off the coast of Famagusta, on land and territorial waters of the TRNC as well as in Turkey’s search and rescue area.
According to the programme, military observers and press members from Turkey, who are attending the exercise, were welcomed on Monday.
The land phase of the exercise will be conducted in the St. Hilarion Area on Tuesday and the sea phase of the exercise will be conducted off the coast of Famagusta on Wednesday.