Norwegian Staff College visit JFC Brunssum
Brunssum, Netherlands – On 9 March 2017, Lieutenant General Fernando Alejandre (Deputy Commander JFC Brunssum) addressed staff and students visiting from the Norwegian Staff College.
In his opening remarks Lieutenant General Alejandre provided insight to the tasks of JFC Brunssum and the main topics that the Headquarters is currently engaged in. He also touched upon preparations for JFC Brunssum’s NATO Response Force certification exercise, Trident Javelin, that will be conducted later this year and involve input from NATO HQs based in Norway.
Ninety students and directing staff participated in this event. Following the Deputy Commanders’ opening remarks, presentations focused on the enhanced Forward Presence and other ‘assurance’ activities being conducted in northern Europe following agreements reached at NATO’s 2016 Warsaw Summit.
Story by JFC Brunssum Public Affairs Office