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JDF conducting weekend training in Newcastle

Published:Saturday | February 25, 2017 | 11:21 AM

The Jamaica Defence Force (JDF) say it will be conducting training exercises in Newcastle and its environs this weekend and so resident should not be alarmed by the presence of soldiers in their areas.

The JDF also says no live rounds will be used. 

It is asking residents not to interfere with training aides. 

The army says in the event that unexploded ordnances or paraphernalia are found, this should be reported to the JDF Headquarters at telephone number 960-8776. 

Members of the public who may have concerns about the presence of soldiers in their area may contact the JDF at the same telephone number.