On this occasion Major General McGuire welcomed the decision of Minister Jolevski to send young officers that will be future leaders and decision makers in the Army. General McGuire informed Jolevski that a Macedonian cadet was admitted to the Military Aviation Academy in Colorado for this year as well. The interlocutors also expressed their willingness to further intensify the cooperation that will contribute to creating a strong generation of young officers – leaders.
On the meeting they discussed the possibilities of utilization of the capacities of the Military Range Krivolak and holding joint exercises there between the ARM and US Army Europe.
They also discussed the contribution of the Army of the Republic of Macedonia in peacekeeping missions and the future plans for further engagement in missions supported by the United Nations, which are expected to begin in the second half of this year.
During the day Major General McGuire will also meet with the Chief of General Staff of the ARM, Lieutenant General Metodija Velichkovski, and then a working meeting will be held by the working groups with regard to the training and future exercises with the US Army Europe.