Cayo District - 28TH Aug - 2ND Sept, 2010

Prior warning is given to all members of the public that with the authority of the Government of Belize, Belize Defence Force (BDF) Jungle Warfare Instructor Course will be conducting Live Firing Exercise in the Baldy Beacon Range, Mountain Pine Ridge, in the Cayo District.

The training will take place from August 28TH to September 2ND, 2010.

The local population should avoid the areas and should be aware of the presence of armed soldiers, armed military vehicles, various equipment and aircraft. There will be occasions when gun fire (Live and Blank ammunition) may be heard along with some loud explosion (Battle Simulation).

Local civilian should be aware that there is no cause for concern and this is normal for this type of training. This is an essential training exercise to maintain the high standard of Belize Defence Force personnel.

All enquiries should be made to:

The Public Relation Office
Headquarters BDF
Price Barracks
Tel: 225-2174