Macedonian Army Chief of General Staff participates in NATO Strategic Military Partners Conference

Today and tomorrow Macedonian Army Chief of General Staff, Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski will participate in NATO Strategic Military Partners Conference (SMPC 2016), held in Bucharest, Romania. The focus of the two-day event hosted by the Allied Command Transformation are long-term issues associated with the transformation of the military partnership as well as other global…

Celebrating Joint Operational Command’s Day

Today, in the barracks “Boro Menkov” in Kumanovo, the members of the Joint Operational Command (JOC) celebrated the day of the unit with a military ceremony. The celebration was attended by the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Macedonia Zoran Jolevski, the ARM Chief of General Staff Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski, the ARM Deputy…

Beginning of the Assessment of the Ranger Company

Yesterday at the Army Training Area “Krivolak”, the servicemen of the Declared Ranger Company began dealing with the incidents prepared by the NATO evaluators. According to the assessment scenario, one part of the unit came across an unexploded improvised explosive device. The Rangers reacted immediately, applying their professional skills in accordance with the NATO standard…

ARM Chief of General Staff Meets with the New Defence Attaché of the Republic of Greece

ARM Chief of General Staff Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski met with the new defence attaché of Greece designated for Macedonia, Brigadier General Georgios Kalogianis. Colonel Nikolaos Arabatzis, the previous defence attaché of Greece in Macedonia, was also present at the meeting with the newly appointed defence attaché. At the meeting, General Velichkovski expressed gratitude to…