French Navy handed over Command of Multinational Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150) to Pakistan Navy at an impressive change of command ceremony held at Headquarters US NAVCENT, Bahrain.
Rear Admiral Naveed Ahmed Rizvi of Pakistan Navy took over the Command of CTF-150 from Rear Admiral Olivier Lebas of French Navy. At the outset of the ceremony, Rear Admiral Olivier Lebas, the outgoing CCTF-150, presented resume of CTF 150’s recent accomplishments.
The outgoing French Navy team and their dedicated efforts to achieve objectives of CTF 150 during their tenure of Command were also lauded.
The Combined Task Force 150 is one of the three Task Forces within the ambit of Combined Maritime Forces (CMF).