GCC Unified Military Command plans to set up naval units

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal Bin Farhan and GCC Secretary General Dr. Abdullatif Bin Rashid Al-Zayani signed the GCC Unified Military Command (UMC) Headquarters Agreement yesterday (22/12/19) in Riyadh.

There is talk that priority will be given to develop the joint GCC land forces and set up naval units for support and intervention.

The naval units will be equipped with different kind of boats.

How many boats does the UMC need?

What kind of boats are required?

What about the suppliers?

These key questions and more are answered in the following 246-word news report.

[Partly reproduced in TR Defense Weekly Issue No 26/52 – December 27, 2019]

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