Swedish Joint Defence Staff Policy and Plans Department Deputy Head Visits JFC Brunssum
Brunssum, the Netherlands – Lieutenant General Olivier Rittimann, Chief of Staff Allied Joint Force Command Brunssum, welcomed Brigadier General Michael Claesson, Deputy Head of the Policy and Plans Department of the Swedish Joint Defence Staff today.
Following discussions with the Chief of Staff, Brigadier General Claesson met with representatives of the headquarters, led by Major General Karl Ford, Deputy Chief of Staff (Plans) at JFC Brunssum, for a mutually beneficial round table discussion.
The visit objective was to discuss further developments with regard to military cooperation. Sweden has been an active member within the Alliance's Partnership for Peace programme since 1994 and, as an Enhanced Opportunity Partner, makes particularly significant contributions to NATO operations and other Alliance activities.
Story by JFC Brunssum Public Affairs Office