24 Nov '11, 11am

Exercise Northstar VIII to test new National Maritime Security System: By Favian Ng | Posted: 24 November 2011 1...

SINGAPORE: A new security system will be put to test during the Exercise Northstar VIII anti-terror drill, to test the readiness, effectiveness and coordination of agencies in responding to civil emergencies. The newly established National Maritime Security System (NMSS) will test its effectiveness and coordination abilities in combating sea terror attacks during the large-scale emergency exercise on November 25. With a key aim of tightening integration across key maritime agencies to deal with evolving maritime threats, the NMSS will assist during Exercise Northstar, in the planning, coordination and directing of operations while five agencies deal with a scenario where terrorists carry out a sea hijack. Established earlier this year, the NMSS consists of the maritime agencies of the Singapore Police Force, Immigration and Checkpoints Authority and Singapore Customs, as w...

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