STRIKFORNATO is a MOU organization of thirteen member nations, with the United States as the Lead Nation. The MOU is among Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom and the United States. Organized using a J-Code structure, each MOU Nation contributes staff personnel with the requisite expertise to support the planning and execution of STRIKFORNATO operations.
Military representatives of Lithuania and Romania were also in attendance at the SPRC as observers.
Headquartered in Oeiras, Portugal, STRIKFORNATO is SACEUR’s rapidly deployable and scalable headquarters capable of planning and executing full spectrum joint maritime operations, primarily through the integration of U.S. naval and amphibious forces, in order to provide assurance, deterrence, and collective defence for the Alliance.