Maldivian and US servicewomen talk defense challenges

Servicewomen from the US Navy and the Maldives National Defense Force (MNDF) last week got together to discuss their respective roles, Miadhu has reported.

Female sailors serving on the Naval vessel, the USS Momson, met with counterparts from across the Maldives’ police, border security and defense forces to share experiences on the individual challenges they have faced in their careers, the paper said.

According to the report, the US representatives also discussed their feelings on serving away from home all over the globe.