Commander JFC Brunssum Visits Headquarters Multinational Corps North-East
General Salvatore Farina and Lieutenant General Manfred Hofmann salute troops
Oct 31, 2017
Szczecin, Poland - Commander JFC Brunssum, General Salvatore Farina, paid his first official visit to Headquarters Multinational Corps North-East (MNC-NE), in Poland, 30 / 31 October.
He met with the commander, Lieutenant General Manfred Hofmann, and his staff in order to discuss current challenges, future activities and the status of ongoing MNC-NE tasks. A range of topics were discussed importantly including: NATO’s command and control relationships with non-NATO units in the region; and the integration of enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) Battlegroups with both Host Nation and non-NATO Forces.
The MNC-NE Joint Operations Centre presented a brief on the current laydown of NATO and Non-NATO Forces, their ongoing tasks and operations, as well as an intelligence update. During the visit COM JFC Brunssum also presented the "Commanders Coin” to 4 members of MNC-NE for outstanding service.
Story by JFC Brunssum Public Affairs Office