24 July 2015
"I learned so much"
This was the enthusiastic response from Iraqi Warrant Officer (OR-9) Sara Al-Sammarraie when asked about her recent attendance on the NATO NCO Orientation Course (M5-33).
Warrant Officer Al-Sammarraie is the first female non-commissioned officer from Iraq to attend a course at NATO School Oberammergau.
A police officer, WO Sammarraie holds a legal degree and is currently working as an instructor at the Female Training Institute in Baghdad.
WO Al-Sammarraie joined 61 other students representing 13 nations on the week long course from 20 July - 24 July 2015.
I learned so much.