Celebration of Air Defence Battalion Day

Today (14.09.2015) in the barracks “NH Strasho Pindzur” in Petrovec a ceremony was held marking the day of the Air Defence Battalion Day within the Air Force Brigade. The ceremony was attended by Air Force Brigade Commander Colonel Kire Koleveski, Air Force Brigade Deputy Commander Lieutenant Colonel Robert Malezanski, representatives of the Air Force Brigade,…

Official Start of the ranger course

Today 14.09.2015 in the barracks “Ilinden” in organization of Ranger Battalion officially Ranger course was launched. Six mounts long course will be conducted with the newly recruited professional soldiers in the Ranger Battalion, who successfully completed the selection course. Purpose of the course is to train participants in executing individual and team combat tasks in…

Minister Jolevski Opened the Memorial Futsal Tournament “Macedonian Heroes”

Today, 12th of September 2015 (Saturday) the memorial Futsal tournament “Macedonian Heroes” was opened in sport center “Boris Trajkovski”. The participants of the event were as follows: Minister of Defence Mr. Zoran Jolevski, Chief of General Staff of ARM Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski, JOC Commander Brigadier General Vasko Djurchinovski, high representatives from the Ministry of…

CGS of ARM Met the UK Ambassador and the UK Defense Attaché to the Republic of Macedonia

Today, the 11th of September 2015, the Chief of General Staff of ARM Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski met the United Kingdom Ambassador to the Republic of Macedonia H.E. Charles Garrett, and the United Kingdom Defense Attaché Lieutenant Colonel Richard Perry. General Velichkovski and Ambassador Garrett talked about the excellent bilateral cooperation between ARM and the…

Employment Ceremony for 125 Professional Soldiers in Ilinden Barracks in Skopje

Today, 7th September 2015 in Ilinden barracks in Skopje a ceremony for employment of 125 professional soldiers took place. The participants at the ceremony were the following: Minister of Defence Mr. Zoran Jolevski, Chief of General Staff Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski, JOC Commander Brigadier General Vasko Gjurchinovski and representatives from MOD and ARM. Minister Jolevski…

Final Coordination Conference of the Exercise “Macedonian Flash 11”

The Final Coordination Conference (FCC) of the exercise “Macedonian Flash 11” (MF-11) took place at the Training Center (TC) “Pepelishte” from 31.08 to 04.09.2015. The conference was led by the Exercise Director and the Syndicate leaders. In accordance with the NATO Exercise Directive 75-3 the participants of the conference prepared the following documents: Dynamic plan…

CGS of ARM and the JOC Commander Visited Engineers Battalion Servicemen Who Work in Village Poroj near Tetovo

Today (the 2nd of September, 2015) CGS of ARM, Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski and the Commander of the Joint Operations Command, Brigadier General Vasko Gjurchinovski visited the Engineers Battalion servicemen of ARM who work on the reconstruction of bridges in village Poroj near Tetovo. During their visit the Mayor of Tetovo, Teuta Arifi and the…