2014

December 24, 2014

Today, 24th December 2014, in the spirit of the upcoming Christmas celebration, Commander (COM) NATO Rapid Deployable Corps Greece (NRDC-GR) Lieutenant General Ilias LEONTARIS received wishes from the HQ’s personnel, Greek and Allied, enjoyed the famous Greek Carols “Kalanda” sang by the C’ Army Corps Military Band and many other Bands, and choirs of military formations and local institutions.

The ceremony honored by the presence of the Secretary General of Greek Ministry of Defense, Antonios OIKONOMOU, who awarded high school students of C’ Corps’ and NRDC-GR families for their  ...

December 23, 2014

On 18 December 2014, Commander (COM) NATO Rapid Deployable Corps Greece (NRDC-GR) Lieutenant General Ilias LEONTARIS visited Kosovo Forces’ Headquarters (KFOR HQ) in Pristina to meet the Hellenic contingent and exchange wishes for the upcoming holidays.

COM NRDC-GR had an office call with the COMKFOR Major General Francesco Paolo FIGLIUOLO taking the chance to discuss the last developments in Kosovo and common interest issues. COM KFOR highlighted during the discussions the professionalism of both the Hellenic and Allied personnel. The office call concluded with the exchange of...

December 18, 2014

A Christmas tree lighting ceremony was held on Thursday, 16th of December 2014 in “Pedion Areos“ Camp, Thessaloniki.

Prior to the ceremony, the family member of both C’ Army Corp and NRDC-GR personnel had the opportunity to visit and get familiar with the working environment of their relatives.

The Commander of C’ Army Corps/NRDC-GR HQs, clearly delighted, welcomed and thanked all the personnel and their families for the huge participation in this highly – anticipated event. The switch was flipped with the help of many children and the lights …..began to sparkle. The delightful...

December 18, 2014

The 10th NRDC-GR Plenary Conference was held at the HQ’s premises from the 16th to 18th December 2014. Senior National Representatives authorized to represent their Nations and participants from the Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS), the Hellenic Army General Staff (HAGS) representing Greece, as well as Italian and Polish National Defense Staff representatives attended the plenary.

The aim of the conference was to approve the proposals for changes in the structure of our HQ and to invite new Nations and additional members from the participating in NRDC-GR Nations offers...