President of the Republic of Macedonia and Supreme Commander of Armed Forces, HE Dr. Gjorge Ivanov Pays a Visit to the ARM Members Deployed at the Southern Border

Today the President of the Republic of Macedonia and Supreme Commander of Armed Forces, H.E. Dr. Gjorge Ivanov, accompanied by ARM Chief of Staff Lt General Metodija Velichkovski visited the ARM members deployed at the southern border. At the Watchtower “Bogorodica” at Greek – Macedonian borders, President Ivanov was familiarized by the ARM members with…

Participation of ARM Chief of Staff in the Conference of the US National Guard Partner Countries

A delegation of ARM led by ARM Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski is participating in the Conference of the US National Guard Partner Countries, held in Garmisch, Germany. The participation of the Macedonian senior military delegation at the conference, which is organized by the United States European Command (EUCOM), is of particular importance…

Commencement of Training for Newly Recruited Professional Soldiers

ARM’s composition has been enriched with 125 professional soldiers. After today’s military ceremony in the barracks “Ilinden” in Skopje, they will commence their training. Upon training completion, the soldiers will perform assigned tasks at the same level as other ARM members. “Professionally trained, motivated and proficient military personnel is a key element for the success…

A Meeting between the Chief of GS of the ARM and the Chief of the NATO Liaison Office in the Republic of Macedonia

Chief of GS of the ARM, Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski, and the newly appointed Chief of the NATO Liaison Office in Republic of Macedonia, Navy Captain Gorazd Bartol, had a meeting where issues of mutual interest were discussed. During the talks, the Chief of the NATO Liaison Office got familiarized with the ARM activities in…

ARM Officers Graduating at Military Academies Abroad – Another Segment of Interoperability with NATO in the Field of Military Education

The Chief of General Staff of the Army of the Republic of Macedonia (ARM), Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski, today received the ARM officers who during the 2015/2016 academic year graduated at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst (RMAS). Today’s reception by General Velichkovski was attended by the Defense Attaché of the United Kingdom, Lieutenant Colonel Richard…