Greater than 50 nations and 70 civilian organisations are educated in army and civilian cooperation within the laptop aided multinational employees train Viking 22, which begins on 28 March within the Swedish city of Enköping. The train is a coaching platform to organize civilians, army personnel and law enforcement officials to take part in peace selling efforts. Viking 22 is a distributed laptop aided train. The models commanded by the assorted staffs are “performed” by simulations. The members are in 9 areas, in six totally different international locations. The sport is run from Sweden, and the primary deployment of some 1 000 militaries, civilians and police are in Enköping, however there are additionally members in Uppsala, Karlskrona and Kungsängen.

“The train is a technique to construct bridges between nations and organisations, in addition to to develop private networks. Naturally, the present safety state of affairs impacts the train, making it much more vital”, says Lieutenant Colonel Kleman.


“Cooperation within the train is one in all a sort, and one of many explanation why most of the worldwide neighborhood wish to take part”, says Lieutenant Colonel Carl-Fredrik Kleman, liable for planning Viking 22.

The train is a part of Swedish US cooperation that has been ongoing since 1999 that was launched as a world discussion board for cooperation on the Nato Washington summit. For the reason that begin, the train has gone from being a army train led by PfP to now additionally embody the UN and different humanitarian actors. What units Viking aside from different worldwide workouts is that every one taking part organisations and international locations have their very own aims for the train; i.e. Viking will not be solely a army train, it is usually a platform for cooperation to extend functionality within the personal organisation in addition to cooperation between actors within the surroundings the place one will probably be operational.

Viking 22 is predicated on a wholly new worldwide state of affairs “Northern Continent”, which is constructed on the Nordic geography, however the place the content material is taken from modern-age conflicts. The state of affairs is customized to Nato doctrines and the processes utilized in operations. This gives Swedish officers with a superb alternative to study and practise with worldwide colleagues inside the framework of joint operations. The train is held from Monday 28 March till Thursday 7 April 2022.