I escort the first round by the Hong Kong ship formation Wuhan rest of Ramadan coincides with Oman
for recent Gulf of Aden, off the Somali coast pirate attack on merchant ships means of the new features, the ninth installment of the Navy has increased anti-piracy fleet to escort emergency training. The picture shows the local time on August 2 pm, “Wuhan” special operations being simulated merchant ship climbing training. Li Gencheng photo
Hong Kong before the first round of stops 阿曼塞拉莱 rest of the ninth installment of the Navy convoy formation, “Wuhan” crew, just in time for the country’s annual month of Ramadan.
Islam in Oman in this Muslim country, Ramadan as the Chinese New Year is the most auspicious year, the most festive and most noble of the month. In accordance with local custom, the month of Ramadan in addition to the patient, old, children and staff in foreign countries, the rest of us are not allowed from sunrise to sunset eating, drinking, smoking and engage in all recreational activities.
have long been ready to escort the fleet. According to plan, “Wuhan” ship docked in 阿曼塞拉莱 Hong Kong only 3 days. To make a long life at sea can then pick the officers and men, “to air” to adjust physically and mentally, Taichung, 4 formation of a special bar car rental, organized in groups of all officers and men to go shopping and sightseeing. Rest period to ensure the safety and stability forces, formation promptly issued a “Circular on further strengthening Hong Kong supply by educational management during the rest of the instructions” and use Express, radio, CCTV and other thematic education, timely information and stops neighboring countries escort port customs, religious beliefs, knowledge, education and guidance of officers and men from the state, army, navy overall image, to fully understand foreign affairs to comply with the discipline and the importance of respecting local customs, convoy operations in the image, Yang Guowei.
8 月 8 afternoon, the first men to go out to Salalah city’s largest shopping mall, “Lulu mall.” Reporters saw the officers and men dressed in civilian clothes to five people go hand in hand, from time to time to escort the ship to learn common English, to communicate with the sales enthusiasm, look graceful courtesy. Although many men carry all with a camera, but are interested in the lens to avoid shopping in local women.
during Ramadan, a time when Salalah City shopping malls are open for business lunch and dinner time soldiers. The morning of August 9, officers and men to go shopping, to reach the local “KM Supermarket” is already noon. Reporters found that have been “hungry,” the officers and men, even though large bags with a lot of things, but not yet reached the local “dinner” time, we still consciously insisted. “Endure their pain point is the point of hungry by small, foreign affairs discipline violation may affect large it!” Said Tian Jie Bing electrician.
Mar Neave Rock “fountain” is Salalah a famous tourist attraction. August 10 morning, when soldiers came out here, the typical tropical desert climate has made the temperature reached 40 degrees Celsius. However, the officers and men under the hot sun baked tour team, no one was wearing shorts, no one drink hot weather. Them or stop to watch or take pictures … … more than an hour of sightseeing orderly.
“China Navy, very good (the Chinese navy, a good kind of)!” 3 consecutive days for the fleet to provide transportation services to the officers and men go out to the local taxi driver Reid, who has to stop Sala Lai Hong Kong ships more than 10 countries to protect the officers and men go through. He said the thumb on end, his officers and men of Chinese warships seen in the most civilized soldier!
fleeting time in the rest of Oman, but the naval officers and men of the ninth escort mighty and civilized good image in the eyes of local people to lay imprinted. Local time on August 10 at 14:00, when the last batch of soldiers prepared to return to go out, “Lulu mall,” the salesman Laona enthusiastically said: “The Chinese sailor friends, welcome to come again!” (Ligen Cheng Li)