November 10, 2017

From the 1st to 10th November, 2017, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps – Greece (NRDC-GR) conducted successfully the exercise Gordian Bonus II 2017 (GOBS II/17) in three different locations. This was the second Battle Staff Training (BST) for the Headquarters in 2017 and the phase IIIA of the National Evaluation by the Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS) towards its certification to a Joint Task Force Headquarters.

The aim of the BST II/17 was to prepare the HQ personnel for the upcoming Annual Exercise Gordian Knot 2017 in their respective role, operationalizing their...

October 31, 2017

On October 31st, 2017, Hellenic National Defense General Staff (HNDGS) organized the 13th plenary conference that was hosted by NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Greece (NRDC-GR) Headquarters, in Thessaloniki. Commander of NRDC-GR Lieutenant General Dimitrios BIKOS welcomed all the participants, highlighting the importance of this forum for the way ahead of the HQ in the new multinational Joint environment.

Commodore (LH) Ioannis KALOGEROPOULOS, chairman of the plenary, in his opening remarks...

October 26, 2017

On October 25th, 2017, NATO Rapid Deployable Corps – Greece (NRDC-GR), conducted the second Public Affairs Seminar for the year 2017 at the Headquarters’ premises in Thessaloniki Greece. The subject of the Seminar was “Key Leaders Media Engagement and Spokespersons Training”.

Deputy Commander of NRDC-GR, Major General Dimitar ILIEV, welcomed all the participants highlighting the importance of this seminar in the frame of the current ever changing global information environment and the comprehensive approach.

October 20, 2017

On October 20th 2017, The Turkish Republic Day was celebrated at NATO Rapid Deployable Corps - Greece (NRDC-GR), in commemoration of the 94th Anniversary of the Proclamation of the Republic of Turkey, with a flag raising ceremony, which took place in front of the main building of the Headquarters at Pedion Areos Camp in Thessaloniki. The event honored with their presence the Chief Of Staff NRDC-GR Major General Christos DRIVAS, the Turkish General Consul Mr. Orhan Yalman OKAN, distinguished guests and the entire staff of the HQ.

Major Ahmet Ali...