BANDUNG, - Kodam III / Siliwangi again dispatched his best soldiers who are members of the Border Security Task Force (Satgas Pamtas) RI-Malaysia Yonif 320 / Badak Putih in Kolinlamil Tanjung Priok, North Jakarta.
Kasdam III / Siliwangi TNI Brigadier General Nurcahyanto released 450 personnel of the Battalion 320 / Badak Putih in guarding the front porch of the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI) on the Indonesia-Malaysia border.
Nurcahyanto said Task Force Pamtas Yonif 320 / BP will perform border security duties for more or less 8 months to replace the previous unit of Yonif 123 / Rajawali Kodam I / Bukit Barisan which has arrived to rotate.
"The previous Battalion 320 / BP Task Force had already been tasked with the operation and was awarded by the TNI Commander, it is hoped that this opportunity can also show the same achievement even more," he said on Friday (25/5/2018)
Before departing to the area of ??operation, Satgas Pamtas Yonif 320 / BP has been able to debrief by carrying out pratugas exercises, is also expected to equip all soldiers in carrying out duties RI-Malaysia pamtas.
Furthermore, it is certain that the soldiers who will carry out the task of Operation Pamtas will continue to perform fasting in the border area and it is very possible to implement Eid Border area, but this is a consequence of the duty of soldiers in securing the border of NKRI, while still carrying out the duties and call the duty of soldiers though far from the family while carrying out Hari Raya Lebaran.
"Because the security of the land border becomes one of the duties of the Army in accordance with the mandate of TNI Law No. 34 of 2004," he said.
Carrying out the task of operation is one of pride for every soldier because the task of operation will give more value, in addition to the task of operation will mature and provide an unfathomable experience.
Success in the task of pamtas operations will have a positive impact on the effort to maintain the integrity of the Unitary Republic of Indonesia, in addition to fostering public confidence in the credibility of the TNI as a state defense institution.
Kasdam emphasizes that every Commander in a task force has great authority and responsibility, therefore must be able to lead and bring its members well so that in its implementation can lead and perform the task well as well.
"Success in the task will also improve the Image of Infantry Battalion 320 / BP and Kodam III / Siliwangi as one of reliable units in the army," he concluded. (Even)