Video: Indonesian Peacekeepers train during Exercise Shanti Doot -3
Video by Master Sgt. Thomas Hovie
Exercise Shanti Doot -3. Peacekeepers from Indonesia prepare for and execute training lane 4 “Protecting a UN designated site”. The platoon is tested on how well they react to various potential security and safety risks, such as angry mobs, possible sniper fire, searching vehicles for bombs or contraband, and apprehending and interrogating a thief. The exercise is being conducted at the Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operations Training (BIPSOT) a peacekeeping training facility located approximately 60 kilometers north of Dhaka, Bangladesh. The exercise is a Bangladesh armed forces hosted and U.S. Pacific Command (US PACOM) Global Peace Operations Initiative (GPOI) supported joint multi-national exercise designed to give operations, logistics, planning and tactical peace-keeping training to members of 13 different countries in preparation for United Nations Peace-keeping Operations. (Video produced by MSG Thomas Hovie Oregon Military Department Public Affairs) (Released).