Católica University students visit STRIKFORNATO
29 Mar 2017
Portugal – Today
STRIKFORNATO hosted a group of students and
teachers of the Political Science and International Relations course, from CatólicaUniversity, located in Lisbon.
visitors were welcomed by the Deputy
Commander, Rear Admiral Paddy McAlpine, Royal Navy, and Chief of Staff, Brigadier General Karsten Heckl who
explained the very unique role of STRIKFORNATO inside the complex international organization that is NATO.
and faculty were able to tour the headquarters and receive briefings on the
Joint Operations Center and its activities, as well as NATO’s maritime Ballistic Missile
Defence mission and capabilities.
meeting was a great opportunity to demonstrate to
the role of STRIKFORNATO within NATO and
strengthen community relationships with local institutions.