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The German Ambassador visited the JFTC the first time


2016 09 22 deuambassador 1The Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to the Republic of Poland, his Excellency Mr. Rolf Nikel, paid a visit to the Joint Force Training Centre (JFTC). On 22 September he met with the Centre’s Commander, Major General Wilhelm Grün.

The JFTC as the focal point for NATO joint and combined training and German soldiers’ life in Poland – these were some of the main topics of discussions between the Ambassador and the Commander. 
The distinguished guest, was accompanied by PhD Jarosław Kuropatwiński the Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Bydgoszcz. He was briefed on the JFTC mission and its main activities and he also had a chance to see the state-of-the-art training facility, where every year thousands of soldiers from all over the world train before their deployment to Afghanistan, where commanders and their staffs achieve full readiness or where interoperability between various systems used by NATO nations and agencies as well as new solutions improving the Alliance’s performance are tested.
At the end of the visit, General Grün invited Ambassador Nikel to a meeting with German personnel of the Bydgoszcz NATO training centre. This created a platform for exchange of experience related to their service in Poland and for broader fruitful discussions.

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