The Polish Ambassador to the Czech Republic, Grazyna Bernatowicz, and the Polish Defence Attaché to the Czech Republic, Colonel Jacek Stec, presented awards to two Czech officers last week on behalf of the Polish President.
The international exercise, ‘Ample Strike 2016', being hosted in the Czech Republic from 30th August - 20th September 2016, encompasses a broad spectrum of scenarios aimed at enhancing the coordination capabilities of aircraft crews and ground forces.
Lieutenant General Carsten Jacobson, Deputy Commander of the Bundeswehr Army, accepted an invitation to visit the troops and headquarters of the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade in Zatec which, together with Major General Jan Gurnik, Commander of the Czech Land Forces, took place on 2nd September.
More than 25 thousand visitors marvelled at tanks and other equipment displayed at the Military History Institute’s 14th Tank Day exhibition and military parade held at the Technical Museum in Lesany on 27th August.
The Chief of the General Staff General Josef Becvar opened an exhibition last week entitled ‘Women in the battlefields and at the rear‘ dedicated to Czech heroines in uniform.