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Vis­it of Hun­gar­i­an Defence Forces in Unit­ed States

At the invi­ta­tion of Major Gen­er­al John Har­ris, Adju­tant Gen­er­al of the Ohio Nation­al Guard, Chief of the Ser­bian Armed Forces Gen­er­al Staff, Gen­er­al Milan Mojsilović, is pay­ing a vis­it to the Unit­ed States of Amer­i­ca, dur­ing which he will have meet­ings with senior offi­cials from the Ohio Nation­al Guard, civil­ian author­i­ties of this US fed­er­al state and the US Depart­ment of Defence.

The offi­cial part of the vis­it began yes­ter­day at the Ohio Nation­al Guard Com­mand in Colum­bus, where the tri­lat­er­al meet­ing of Gen­er­al Mojsilović, Gen­er­al Har­ris and the com­man­der of the Hun­gar­i­an Defence Forces, Lieu­tenant Gen­er­al Romu­lusz Ruszin-Szen­di was held regard­ing the activ­i­ties that are imple­ment­ed with­in the Ohio’s State Part­ner­ship Pro­gram with Ser­bia and Hungary.

The meet­ing cov­ered, among oth­er things, the cur­rent secu­ri­ty sit­u­a­tion in the world and the region, the past coop­er­a­tion between the Ser­bian Armed Forces and the Ohio Nation­al Guard and the pos­si­bil­i­ties for its fur­ther improve­ment. Dur­ing the talks, sat­is­fac­tion was expressed with the scope and goals of coop­er­a­tion with­in the State Part­ner­ship Pro­gram of Ser­bia and Ohio, not only in the mil­i­tary-mil­i­tary field, but also civ­il-mil­i­tary and civ­il-civ­il coop­er­a­tion, and it was agreed to con­tin­ue with the imple­men­ta­tion of joint activ­i­ties, pri­mar­i­ly in the field of train­ing, NCO devel­op­ment and cyber defence.

While remind­ing that the year before last marked 140 years since the estab­lish­ment of diplo­mat­ic rela­tions between Ser­bia and the USA, and also 15 years of suc­cess­ful coop­er­a­tion with the Ohio Nation­al Guard, Gen­er­al Mojsilović point­ed out that the Ser­bian Armed Forces is com­mit­ted to the fur­ther devel­op­ment of that coop­er­a­tion and expressed his belief that in the com­ing peri­od new bridges will be built that con­nect not only the mem­bers of the Ser­bian Armed Forces and the Ohio Nation­al Guard, but also our nations.

Dur­ing his stay in the USA, the Chief of the Ser­bian Armed Forces Gen­er­al Staff will par­tic­i­pate in the Joint Senior Lead­er­ship Con­fer­ence orga­nized by the Ohio Nation­al Guard, where he will speak about the biggest chal­lenges for the Ser­bian Armed Forces, its trans­for­ma­tion, mod­ern­iza­tion and human resources man­age­ment, and in the con­tin­u­a­tion of the vis­it, he will meet with the high US polit­i­cal and mil­i­tary offi­cials in Washington.