Today the Signal Battalion (SigBn) and the Military Police Battalion (MPBn) were visited by the participants of the NATO “REGEX19” exercise workshop and the JOC (Joint Operations Command) Chief of Staff Colonel Besnik Emini.
The participants were welcomed by the commanders of both units. SigBn Commander Lieutenant Colonel Ilija Damchevski explained the importance of this unit for the Army to the guests by being responsible for proper functioning of the static and mobile communications and their integration into the global communication and information system, which is vital for the command and control system in both war and peacetime.
At the MPBn the participants of the NATO “REGEX19” exercise workshop were briefed by the battalion commander Lieutenant Colonel Kire Nikolovski about the unit’s mission and tasks. During the visit the members of the MPBn demonstrated their skills by conducting simulation of tasks at a mobile check point, riot and demonstrations control and restoring peace and order which was followed by a tactical and technical demonstration of weapons and equipment.