Ministry of National Defence
Information and Public Relations Directorate
No.293 - 05 November 2014
The Minister of National Defence to Participate in the Ceremony for theChange of Command at the Special Protection and Intervention Detachment
The Minister of National Defence, Mircea Dușa, will participate today, 5 November, at10.30, in the ceremony for the handover/takeover of command at the SpecialProtection and Intervention Detachment command.Colonel Petre Măruntu will take over the command of the detachment from BrigadierGeneral Emil Olaru.x x xThe Special Protection and Intervention Detachment was established on 1stSeptember 1998 under the name Guard and Protection Detachment.In 2008, a presidential decree assigned the unit its combat colors and was awardedEmblema de onoare a informațiilor pentru apărare [Honorary Emblem of DefenceIntelligence], as a token of recognition of merits and special efforts made along theyears in accomplishing the assigned tasks and missions.