Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.130 - 15 May 2013
Chief of General Staff Participates in the Meetings of NATO Military Committee Meeting and EU Military Committee
Lieutenant General Ștefan Dănilă, chief of General Staff, participates in the ceremony for the investiture of NATO`s commander of Allied Command Operations (SACEUR), as well as in the meetings of NATO Military Committee and EU Military Committee, taking place in chiefs of defence format, over 13 to 16 May in Brussels.
The North Atlantic Council approved the appointment of General Philip M. Breedlove, of the U.S. Air Force, as SACEUR, who assumed command from James G. Stavridis, an event marked by a ceremony organized at SHAPE HQ, in Mons, Belgium on 13 May.
NATO Chiefs of Defence meet at NATO HQ in Brussels on 14 and 15 May to discuss ISAF Operation, "Resolute Support" mission, KFOR, the overall security context of the Alliance and in other areas of interest.
The agenda of the EU Military Committee to take place at EU Council location in Brussels on 16 May includes the European External Action Service, the preparations for the European Council meeting of 2013 and EU-led missions and operations.