Southamerican Triple Border: Brazil is training special security forces.
Ciudad del Este is the center of ilegal activities in the Triple Frontier. The City sits on the Parana River on the Brazilian border.
About 60 police and security officers began on Monday (5th) a training course in order to act in the triple border (Brazil, Argentina and Paraguay, Ciudad del Este). The course, coordinated by the Police and held at various places in Foz do Iguacu until Friday (9) is given by five teachers of the Coordinator Office of Operations and Special Activities with headquarters in Rio de Janeiro.
Participants like civilian police, military, federal highway, firefighters, city police officers and agents of federal revenue, will be operating at the border. “The instructors have helped the military who went to Haiti, and here give notions of techniques about integration of police forces ,” said the deputy chief of Nd Subdivision Officer, Alexander Macorina.
According to the officer, the training will take place in several places, with helicopters and boats. “Participants are told where the training will be made only at the time of action,” said Macorina. “This is the second stroke earlier this year. The first, in March, lasted two days and two nights, and was made at the headquarters of the Military Police. “