2019

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November 13, 2019

From 12 th to 13 th November 2019, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Greece (NRDC-GR) conducted the “IKAROS” Seminar in its premises, organized by Air Operations Coordination Center (AOCC).

The aim of the Seminar was to familiarize and update the HQ staff on matters related to the air domain and also to analyze selected Joint Force Air Component (JFAC) tasks and procedures in correlation and interaction with the new role of NRDC-GR as Multi Corps Land component Command (MC LCC).

During both days, a series of briefings were delivered, in order to present the main function of AOCC,...

November 08, 2019

On November 8th 2019, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Greece (NRDC-GR) celebrated the Polish Independence Day, with a flag raising ceremony. The Deputy Commander of NRDC-GR, Major General Ivan ORTOMAROV and the entire HQ staff welcomed the Deputy Ambassador of Poland Mr Tomasz Wisniewski, who honored the ceremony with his presence along with other Polish invitees. 

NRDC-GR Deputy Commander congratulated the Polish contingent for this day and expressed his appreciation for the contribution of the...

November 07, 2019

On November 7 th , 2019, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Greece (NRDC-GR) Headquarters organized the 15 th Plenary Conference under the auspices of the Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS). As NRDC-GR finalizes its stand-by period as JTF HQ at the end of 2019, its intention for the future is to build an HQ structure suitable to adapt to the demands of the entire mission spectrum from NRF to Multi Corps Land Component Command.

NRDC-GR constitutes a highly capable and adaptable HQ, ready to cope with future challenges and the participating Nations representatives during the...

November 06, 2019

On Nov 5th, 2019, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps Greece (NRDC-GR) conducted a battle field study to Philippi Archeological Site of Northern Greece. During the trip HQ staff visited the ancient city of Philippi, its ancient theater, the place where Apostle Paul is considered to have been imprisoned and the archeological museum.

A joint HQ team presented from an observation post the historical setting of the Strategic, Operational and Tactical dimensions of the “Battle of Philippi” that took place in 42 BC at Philippi area to increase...