Praia, Jan 11 (Inforpress) – A total of 49 recruits from the third incorporation of 2020, swear their allegiance in front of the flag on Sunday in the third military region of the Armed Forces, in Praia, and will join the Marines course.
The ceremony was chaired by the commander of the personnel command, Arlindo Lima, who stressed the importance of this act in the performance of mandatory military service.
“The act of swearing allegiance to the National Flag is one of the most important ceremonies for the Armed Forces and for these newly sworn soldiers who will henceforth become part of our military family. By ratifying the pledge of allegiance to the National Flag, they undertake a commitment to their country, to serve and magnify it unconditionally”, he said.
Arlindo Lima also stressed that the Armed Forces are a true school for the education of citizens and patriots and urged the newly sworn soldiers to cultivate civism, the feeling of love for the country, mutual respect and tolerance.
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