Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.110 - 29 April 2014
Exercise "Black Sea Rotational Force 14"
"Platinum Eagle" training module of the multinational exercise "Black Sea Rotational Force 14" (BSRF-14) will take place in Babadag firing range, Tulcea County, over 29 April - 28 May.
During this training module, troops of Armenia, Bulgaria, former Yugoslavia, Macedonia, Romania and the USA will conduct live shooting, counter-insurgency exercises, first aid maneuvers in an area of operations, command and control procedures at unit level.
BSRF-14 is an annual exercise, conducted by US Marine Forces Europe in the Black Sea, Balkans and Caucasus region. Its goal is to increase interoperability by training troops for peacekeeping and counter-insurgency operations.
The exercise was planned one year before as part of the Plan with the main activities of the General Staff.
Journalists interested in participating in activities related to the exercise will be expected in front of the mayor’s office of Lunca, Tulcea County, on Thursday, 8 May, at 09.20, where a bus, provided by the organizers, will be take them to Babadag firing range. Confirmation of participation will be sent to e-mail email@example.com.