On Wednesday 2 September 2010, the Austrian delegation lead by Chief of Defence Staff of the Austrian Armed Forces, General Edmund Entacher visited the JCBRN Defence COE. The Austrian delegation, accompanied by the Czech Chief of Staff of Czech Armed Forces, General Vlastimil Picek, were welcomed by the COE Director, Colonel Zdenek Cizek.
The COE director delivered a briefing on the JCBRN defence COE concept, mission, principles, structure and current status. General Edmund Entacher was interested in courses organized by COE and ongoing projects, which Austria as a Partner for Peace nation could attend.
Author: CPT Ilona Bain
Photos: Mrs. Olga Karaffová