Terror exercises in port of Rotterdam

The port of Rotterdam is starting from Monday 10 april to Thursday 13 april four days the scene of a large port protection exercise ' Port Defender Rotterdam '.

The Royal Navy, the national police, the port of Rotterdam and the Rotterdam-Rijnmond region Security practice joint action in large-scale incidents and acute (terror) threats.

There are several test scenarios. Special forces of the Marine Corps and service Special interventions (DSI) will have a busy maritime object by terrorists with explosives. In the meantime get divers, Marines of the Maritime Advanced Search Team (MAST) and soldiers of the maritime Explosives bomb disposal their own challenges to choose.

The nautical mobile unit of the police is deployed to end a demonstration got out of hand, while the ambulance service cares about practice injured. Also, the fire department Rotterdam-Rijnmond at times.

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