Jordan, US to launch “Eager Lion” military exercise

Amman, The 2019 "Eager Lion" is scheduled to commence on 25th of August with the participation of the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF) and the US army.

The annual military exercise, which will also see the participation of 28 Arab and friendly countries, would include border security, cyber-defence, "command and control," and preparedness maneuvers to bolster coordination in response to threats, including terrorism.

The exercise, which will wrap up activities on the 5th of September, is annually carried out since 2011.

Source: Jordan News Agency