Monthly Archives: December 2017

CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE 2nd “FLAME” INFANTRY COMPANY COURSE LED BY THE EUROPEAN UNION TRAINING MISSION – SOMALIA (EUTM-S)

The 2nd “Flame” Infantry Company Course Closing Ceremony was held in “General Dhagabadan Training Centre” in Mogadishu on the 28th of December. The Somali Chief of Defence Forces, Maj General Abdiweli Jama Hussein, the Ministry of Defence Director General, Mr. Sonkor Jama Geyre, Generals from Somali National Army as well as other representatives from

EUTM-S: CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE SECOND SNA STAFF TRAINING COURSE IN MOGADISHU

The second Somali National Army (SNA) Staff Training Course, which is part of a four-course programme aimed to training 36 Officers through mentoring and coaching, is over. All twelve SNA attendees Officers finished the course with success and satisfaction. The related closing ceremony was held at the Mogadishu International Airport (MIA) in the presence

EUTM SOMALIA MISSION FORCE COMMANDER VISITS GENERAL DHAGABADAN TRAINING CENTRE

Brigadier General Pietro Addis, EUTM-Somalia Mission Force Commander paid a visit to General Dhagabadan Training Centre (GDTC) on 24th of December, 2017. The aim of the visit was to discuss matters of mutual interest with Brigadier General Mohamed Mohamud Saney, Commander of GDTC and Colonel Mohamed Hassan Buney Nor, GDTC Chief of Training with

CLOSING CEREMONY OF THE 2nd “TRAIN THE TRAINERS” COURSE BY EUROPEAN UNION TRAINING MISSION – SOMALIA (EUTM-S)

The 2nd “Train the Trainers” Course Closing Ceremony was held in “General Dhagabadan Training Camp” in Mogadishu on the 16th of November. All twelve Somali National Army (SNA) trainees finished the twelve-week Course with success. During the comprehensive activity EUTM-S personnel taught military subjects, among others leadership, motivation, human rights and law of armed

EUTM-SOMALIA MISSION FORCE COMMANDER WELCOMES EUNAVFOR ATALANTA FORCE COMMANDER

The EUNAVFOR ATALANTA Force Commander, Rear Admiral Fabio Gregori (IT), paid a visit to the European Union Training Mission Somalia (EUTM-S) in Mogadishu. The meeting that took place with the aim to provide better mutual knowledge and cooperation among the EU Missions and Operations, was focused on training. In particular, the visit to the

EUTM-SOMALIA MFCDR WELCOMES EUROPEAN UNION NAVAL FORCE ATALANTA (EU NAVFOR) OPERATIONAL COMMANDER

Operational Commander of European Union Naval Force Atalanta (EU NAVFOR), Major General Rob Magowan CBE (UK), together with Major General Charles Stickland (UK), his successor, paid a visit to the European Union Training Mission Somalia (EUTM-S) in Mogadishu. The Generals, before moving to visit the General Dhagabadan Training Center, were briefed about the purpose