First Field Artillery Deployment of the CAESAR in Lebanon

“From Feb. 23 to Feb. 25, the CAESAR battery of the 40th artillery regiment of the UNIFIL QRF (Quick Reaction Force) was deployed for the first time in favor of Italian battalion (ITALBATT1), located in the western area of the UN zone in south Lebanon.

This deployment was the opportunity of a tripartite collaboration with the Italians and Lebanese.

For two days, the Gunners have made a formal battery, a journey of observation and some common recognition night patrols and observation. A drive for maneuvering artillery was also conducted in conjunction with the Center for Implementation Artillery (CMO Art) in Naqoura is the relay to obtain permission directly from the shooting Force Commander.”

Source: Ministère de la Défense

Photo Credits: LNA


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