STRIKFORNATO in the third Deputy Commanders Seminar
25 Nov 2015
Oeiras, Portugal - Between 23 and 24 of November, the Deputy Commander of Naval Striking and Support Forces NATO (STRIKFORNATO), Rear Admiral Paddy McAlpine, Royal Navy, participated in the third Deputy Commanders (DCOMs) Seminar (Cabal) conducted in the Allied Land Command (LANDCOM). The event was hosted by Lieutenant General (LT Gen) Ed Davis, the Deputy Commander of LANDCOM and counted with the participation of Deputy Commanders from the Joint Force Commands in Naples and Brunssum, the Netherlands, Allied Air Command, Allied Maritime Command and NATO Special Operations Command (NSHQ). The Seminar addressed several themes, covering the results of Exercise TRIDENT JUNCTURE, a detailed analysis of the Readiness Action Plan and the Graduated Response Plan.
The DCOMs Cabal is a three times per year event, and the two previous conferences were held in Naples and Lisbon. The next Cabal is scheduled for May 2016.