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18.06.2019

The SAF conducts Leadership Seminar for NCOs of the Armed Forces of North Macedonia

LECTURES BY COMMAND SENIOR ENLISTED LEADER OF THE ALLIED COMMAND OPERATIONS COMMAND SERGEANT MAJOR SIIM SALISTE AND NATO'S DEEP NCO DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR COMMAND SERGEANT MAJOR BRONIUS BASALYKAS

On Thursday, 13 June, Command Senior Enlisted Leader of the Allied Command Operations, Command Sergeant Major Siim Saliste and NATO's DEEP NCO Development Coordinator Command Sergeant Major Bronius Basalykas gave lectures as part of the two-week Leadership Seminar for NCOs of the Armed Forces of North Macedonia.

Building on his experience, Command Sergeant Major Saliste presented his view of the role and importance of non-commissioned officers in NATO and partner states. Later during the day, the guest speaker paid a curtesy visit in Ljubljana to Chief of the General Staff of the Slovenian Armed Forces (SAF) Major General Alenka Ermenc and SAF Command Senior Enlisted Leader Command Sergeant Major Danijel Kovač.

NATO's DEEP NCO Development Coordinator Command Sergeant Major Bronius Basalykas presented to seminar participants history, structure, operation mode and achievements of the Defence Education Enhancement Programme (DEEP) within which the seminar for members of the Armed Forces of North Macedonia was organised by the SAF for the third consecutive time.

Photo:
- First Sergeant Aleksander Vidovič | Non-commissioned Officer School, SAF
- First Sergeant Karel Movrin | Chief of the General Staff's Office | PA Section