KUALA LUMPUR, 13 Nov 2018 - The handover ceremony of the senior officer of the Joint Force Headquarters was held at the Seroja Hall, Ministry of Defense. Vice Admiral Dato' Syed Zahiruddin Putra bin Syed Osman Joint Force Commander witnessed the handing over of the duties of Assistant Chief of Staff of J3 between Lt GenDato' MohdAsghar Khan bin Goriman Khan RMAF with Maj Gen Dato' Zulkapri bin Rahamat. Lt Gen Dato' Mohd Asghar Khan turned out to be the Commander Air Education& Training Command. Joint Force Commander also witnessed the handing over of the duties of J4 Director between Brig Gen Ab Aziz bin Mohd Sharif and his successor Col. Ir Khairul Said bin Mohd Ali. Also present were the JFHQ Chief of Staff, senior officers, and JFHQ’s members.
SEMPORNA, 11 NOV 18 - Joint Task Force 2 Headquarters (JTF 2 HQ) received a working visit from Brig Gen Dato' Hj Md Yusof bin Aziz JFHQ Chief of Staff for 4 days from 8 to 11 November 2018 was welcomed by Brig Gen Dato’ Zarondin bin Md Amin JTF 2 Commander and JTF 2 members. The operation area visited by ACoS was Tactical Headquarters Sri Dynasty Camp, some of the islands involved with OP PASIR and Tengku Sharifah Rodziah (PL TSR). The purpose of the visit is to see for themselves how operations are executed and to look into situation and members of operation area in the East Coast of Sabah. Brig Gen Dato' Hj MdYusof bin Aziz has been appointed as Chief of Staff effected from 7 Sept 2018 after taking over from Maj Gen Dato' Masraini Paiman who will be retired.
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1, 2018 – Vice Admiral Dato' Syed Zahiruddin Putra bin Syed Osman today chaired the MAF and Commander of the III Marine Expeditionary Force at Wisma Perwira ATM. The US delegation with six people led by Lt Gen Eric M. Smith as Commander of the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Force. Among the issues discussed is the implementation of the MAF Consolidation Exercise with the United States and the assets and logistics requirements during joint training. Also present were Maj Gen Dato' Roshaimi bin Zakaria AcoS of DPD and senior officer of MAF.
KUDAT, 31 OKT 2018 - Joint Task Force 2 Headquarters (JTF 2) has received a working visit fromJen Tan Sri Dato' Seri Panglima Haji Zulkifli bin Hj Zainal Abidin Chief of Armed Forces. Chief of Armed Forcesvisit for 3 days from 30 Oct 2018 until 1 Nov 2018 was welcomed by the Commander of the Joint Task Force 2. The purpose of the visit was to review the situation of the personnelsand the members' interest in area of responsibilities of East Sabah waters. Among AOR visited by the Chief of Armed Forces are at Karot Camp and Dogoton Post. Also present were Deputy Chief of Navy, Vice Admiral Datuk Mohd Reza Bin Mohd Sany and Air Operations Commander, Lieutenant General Dato 'Sri Hj Abdul Mutalib Bin Datuk Hj Ab Wahab RMAF and senior officers of MAF.
KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 30, 2018 - Joint Force Commander Vice Admiral Dato' Syed Zahiruddin Putra bin Syed Osman has received a courtesy call from the Headquarters of the Intergrated Area Defense System (HQIADS) and the FPDA State Defense Adviser. A delegation of 21 people led by IADS Commander, Air Vice Marshal (AVM) Tim Innes, accompanied by him was IADS Deputy Commander Brig Gen Dato' Sun Thong a / l Eh Kaue and Chief of Staff, Col Yap KweeChye RSAF. The purpose of the visit is to discuss future planning and to improve the implementation of Five Power Defense Arrangements (FPDA). A briefing and discussion was also held at the JFHQ Meeting Room which was chaired by JFHQ’s Chief of Staff Brig Gen Dato' Hj Md Yusof bin Aziz. The arrival of the delegation (HQIADS) was welcomed by Assistant Chief of Staff J7 First Admiral Chan Peng Cheong and was given Quarters Guard from JFHQ.