Elbląg, Poland - Wednesday, June 5, soldiers of the Multinational Division North East started their day with a formation, during which they commemorated three different celebratory days of Italy, Hungary and Spain. MAJ Emese Kopandi (Hungary), LTC Antonio Moreno (Spain) and LTC Daniele Di Bartolo (Italy) all said speeches which explained why they are important for their nations and their militaries and what events lead up to making these days so significant. The national anthems of all three nations were also played.
During the assembly, the Deputy Commander of the Division, BGEN Karel Řehka passed his best wishes to our colleagues from Spain, Hungary and Italy, on behalf of the soldiers of the MND-NE Headquarters.
Holding the formation also provided an opportunity to award medals for the winners of the first divisional rowing ergometer championships.