From Tuesday, July 25 to Friday July 28, Supreme Allied Commander Transformation General Denis Mercier toured three Allied units in Europe in order to bolster the strong connection between NATO entities and discuss how they can work together in order to prepare the Alliance for future challenges in a complex international security environment.
OFF Iceland - This month, NATO navies are coordinating an annual high-level anti-submarine warfare exercise called Dynamic Mongoose 2017. The exercise is led by Allied Maritime Command, with the goal of improving NATO’s anti-submarine warfare coordination and tactics.
Supreme Allied Commander Transformation General Denis Mercier welcomed Croatian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence, H.E Mr Damir Krstičević, to NATO’s home in North America in Norfolk, Virginia. Minister Krstičević and General Mercier discussed the Transatlantic bond between Europe and North America, NATO/EU relations and NATO’s innovation and adaptation to meet future security challenges.
Off ICELAND – NATO’s home in North America, Allied Command Transformation, is sponsoring a unique and innovative expedition using unmanned underwater autonomous vehicles to track changes in the underwater environment, which are essential for anti-submarine warfare capabilities.