170923esp400Spanish Minister of Defence, the Honourable Maria Dolores de Cospedal Garcia, led a delegation to Allied Command Transformation recently to discuss Spanish contributions to NATO missions and operations and NATO adaptation.

Supreme Allied Commander Transformation, General Denis Mercier, discussed key pillars of NATO’s future work such as the Strategic Foresight Analysis and the Future Framework for Alliance Operations.

They also highlighted the importance of the NATO Defence Planning Process as an appropriate tool for continual transformation of the Spanish Armed Forces, NATO’s pool of capabilities and military innovation.

Spain joined NATO in 1982 and is a valued contributor to NATO’s operations, missions and activities.