National Defence Ministry

Romanian-Turkish Strategic Partnership provides appropriate framework for intensifying bilateral military cooperation programmes

Consolidating the relations between Romania and Turkey and the security situation in the wider Black Sea region were the main topics of Thursday's official meeting in Istanbul between Romanian Defence Minister Mircea Dusa and his Turkish counterpart Ismet Yilmaz, according to a press release from the National Defence Ministry.

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DefMin Dusa: Ukrainian crisis shows importance of Romania's Euro-Atlantic choice

The crisis in Ukraine shows the importance of Romania's Euro-Atlantic choice, resulting in security guarantees, Defence Minister Mircea Dusa said at a celebration of Land Forces Day in Bucharest on Wednesday.

Officials attend Land Forces Day ceremony in Bucharest
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DefMin Dusa meets Georgia's President

National Defence Minister Mircea Dusa in Tbilisi on Monday met Georgia's President Giorgi Margvelashvili, at the Presidential Administration Palace, on which occasion he appreciated the efforts and firm commitment of the Republic of Georgia for strengthening the cooperation with NATO, informs a National Defence Ministry (MApN) press release.

Defence Ministry's activity, marked by change of security milieu in Black Sea region (minister Dusa)

The analysis of the activity of the National Defence Ministry (MApN) in 2014 is marked firstly by the change of the security environment in the extended region of the Black Sea, as well as by the growth of instability in the Alliance's southern vicinity, in the Middle East towards Northern Africa, Defence minister Mircea Dusa said on Tuesday at the institution's stocktaking report meeting.

MApN: Romanian Naval Forces participate in Bucharest International Boat Show

The Romanian Naval Forces participate in the 7th edition of the Bucharest International Boat Show, taking place Wednesday through Friday at ROMAERO Baneasa, announces a National Defence Ministry (MApN) release.

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33rd "Posada" Mountain Huntsmen Battalion leaves on new mission in Afghanistan

The ceremony for the departure on a new mission in Afghanistan of the servicemen of 33rd "Posada" Mountain Huntsmen Battalion will take place on February 13, on the plateau near the Princely Church in Curtea de Arges Municipality, military unit representatives announced on Wednesday.

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MApN: Romanian DefMin, German counterpart have telephone conversation

National Defence Minister Mircea Dusa on Friday had a telephone conversation with his counterpart of the Federal Republic of Germany Ursula von der Leyen, informs a release of the National Defence Ministry (MApN) press office remitted to AGERPRES.

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Iohannis to call consultations with parties over funding Army 2 pct of GDP from 2017

President Klaus Iohannis announced on Tuesday he will call consultations with the parliamentary parties with a view to forging an agreement meant to provide 2 percent of gross domestic product to defence starting 2017 and keeping such goal for at least ten years.

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