UAE military rehearsals for Union Fortress begin in Ras Al Khaimah

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Ras Al Khaimah - Public advised to stay away from the area.

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By Wam

Published: Sat 5 Oct 2019, 11:56 AM

Last updated: Sat 5 Oct 2019, 7:09 PM

The UAE Armed Forces issued a statement on Saturday warning about loud noises - including those of helicopters, fighter planes, armored personnel carriers and speedboats - in Ras Al Khaimah's Al Hamra - as rehearsals for the 6th edition of Union Fortress begins in the emirate.
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The Armed Forces also warned against approaching the rehearsal site or taking pictures; with fishermen, boats and ships also prohibited from coming near the restricted area from sea, for safety reasons.

Union Fortress showcases the expertise of the Armed Forces, their readiness, spirit and professionalism in a number of different live-action battle scenarios.
In its 6th edition, the event, which will be held on November 1, will be the biggest-ever public demonstration of the UAE military.

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