One dead, three wounded in Saudi-Pakistan military training

A file photo shows Royal Saudi Land Forces and units of Special Forces of the Pakistani army take part in a joint military exercise called "Al-Samsam 5", north of Baha region on Monday, March 30, 2015. (AP)

One soldier was killed and three others wounded on Wednesday during a live-ammunition shooting exercise between Pakistan and Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Press Agency reported.

An official source at the Saudi ministry of defense said “a non-commissioned officer has died and three other officers have sustained injuries during live-ammunition shooting related to the Saudi-Pakistani al-Samsam 5" exercises in Baha region, southwest Saudi Arabia.

It was not clear which country the casualties were from.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:47 - GMT 06:47