USA Defence Attaché in the Republic of Macedonia visits the Joint Operations Command and its subordinate units

On 05.09.2014 the Joint Operations Command (JOC), the 1st Mechanized Infantry Brigade (1MIBde) and the Aviation Brigade (ABde) were visited by the USA Defence Attaché Office personnel in the Republic of Macedonia led by Colonel Thomas Batler. The Defence Attaché and the Defence Office personnel on 03.09.2014 also visited the Army Medical Centre (AMC) which…

Blood donation at the barracks in Kichevo and Shtip on the occasion of the 8th September- the Independence Day of the Republic of Macedonia

On 03.09.2014 at the barracks “Chede Filiposki- Dame” in Kichevo and on 04.09.2014 at the barracks “Jane Sandanski” in Shtip, there were voluntary blood donations on the occasion of 8th September – the Independence Day of the Republic of Macedonia. At the event, the service personnel of the 4th Mechanized Infantry Battalion and the 2nd…

ISAF Mentoring Team

Today (September 2nd 2014), the Chief of the General Staff of the ARM, Lieutenant General Gorancho Koteski, had a meeting with the ARM staff officers, who in the following six months are to be deployed to the regional command of ISAF – North, at Mazar-e-Sharif, Afghanistan, which is under the jurisdiction of the Armed Forces…

Celebrating the Day of the 3rd MIBn

Today (27.08.2014) in the military barracks “Kuzman Josifovski – Pitu”, Tetovo, there was a celebration of the day of the third Mechanized Infantry Battalion (3rdMIBn) within the 1st Mechanized Infantry Brigade (1stMIBde). There were many guests at the celebration including the 1stMIBde Second in Command, Colonel Velin Stojanovski, local government officials, MIA representatives, and local…

Knowledge Relay in Sniper Training

From the 18-22.08. 2014, the 3rd Mechanized Infantry Battalion (3MIB) of the 1st Mechanized Infantry Brigade had a five-day specialized training called, “Sniper Course” at the garrison shooting range “Erebino” in Tetovo. The objective of the course was to upgrade the professional and methodological knowledge of snipers. Sergeant major 1st Class Zoran Ilievski was the…