Autor: Oldřich Holeček

The tactical exercise of a Brigade Task Force will prove professional readiness of units in meeting goals of the Reform of Armed Forces of the Czech Republic.


The most important and the largest exercise of the Armed Forces of the Czech Republic ever held will take place at Hradiště and Boletice military training areas, Czech Republic, from 9 to 20 October 2006, and will be conducted and evaluated according to NATO standards.

The STRONG CAMPAIGNER 2006 exercise represents the peak of units´ training before the Czech military reaches its initial operational capabilities, which mean higher quality of the forces´ use. By that the ACR meet political military ambitions of this country.

More than four thousand soldiers participate in this final test of professional readiness. The core is made of the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade and along with other units it forms a Brigade Task Force, which the Czech Republic can use for peacekeeping operations as of the 1st January 2007.

Posted: October 9, 2006