Delta Company to be deployed to Hela

More defense troops will be sent up to Hela province.

The Delta Company of the First Royal Pacific Islands Regiment are on standby to be sent over to the province.

According to the Chief of Joint Operations, Colonel Ezekia Wenzel, the thirty plus troops will be sent over to relieve the current Alpha Company that has been on duty there for the past four months.

Colonel Wenzel says that the troops have been tasked to reinforce exiting security on ground while at the same time maintain a presence on ground.

Meantime, the troops are currently on a fitness combat training as part of their battalions mission rehearsal exercise ahead of APEC operations.


(The company pictured during the Fitness combat training)


Julianna Waeda