Deputy Chairman of the NATO Military Committee visits NATO’s Commands in Italy

From 23 to 24 August 2018, Deputy Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, Lieutenant General Steven Shepro was in Italy where he visited the NATO Joint Forces Command in Naples, the NATO Strategic Direction South Hub and the NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance Force in at the Sigonella Air Base.

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Ms Coilero Preca designated ESIA’s Diplomatic Council Member

On October 14, 2017, the highest leaders of ESIA, together with few Senior Officers, attended a very important event on the island of Malta, and to the delivery of a nomination on behalf of ESIA to the President of the Republic of Malta.

ESIA Commanders, Mr Orazio Mezzetti, Chief of Staff, and Mr Pietro Passariello, Chief Executive Department, pose after the ceremony.

In the presence of Chief Executive Department Mr Pietro Passariello, the Chief of Staff Mr Orazio Mezzetti and of the highest leaders of the organisation, the first solemn oath of the flag was made by some Senior Officers. The ceremony, coordinated by the ESIA referent in Malta, Mr. Philip M. Chircop, also saw the participation of some prominent personalities in the Maltese political landscape, such as the On. Antony Agius Decelius, Secretary of the Parliament and of the Ministry of Family and Social Solidarity, and the Mayor of Santa Venera Dr. Stephen Sultana, as well as the President of the Republic of Malta, Ms Maria Louise Coleiro Preca, who has been awarded a Diploma of Designation of “Diplomatic Council Member” of ESIA – Malta as a corollary to the ceremony .

The event, organised with and thanks to the valid support of NGO Fondazzjoni Nanniet Malta, saw, alongside the official program, the participation in the solemn Mass at the Church of St Joseph, the performance of the musical band of the Scouts of Santa Venera, and the musical performance of local artists and young activists, to cheer the evening. The President of Fondazzjoni, Mr. Philip M. Chircop, also received the task of facilitating and planning future workshops on the island.

ESIA, acronym of  European Service & Intelligence Agency, is an Intelligence Agency to support NATO activities. Its mission is to provide support to Governments and Institutions, both military and civilians, to contribute to the stabilisation of territories in which is present, giving top priority to security in every sector it’s responsible for, from the military to the socio-humanitarian field, included cyber security and multimedia.

he posing group. From left, front row: Chief of Staff, Gen. CA is Orazio Mezzetti – Chief Executive Department, Pietro Passariello – Major Dorota Swiderska (Field Assistant of General Angelina Grimaldi, Commander of Female Departments) – MajorGennaro Mitilini, (Internal Affairs Advisor). Second row: Major Ignore Vincenzo Castaldo (Field Assistant of General Commander) – Major Igs Alfredo Sellitti, (Assistant of Field of the Chef of Staff) – Major Felice D’Angelo – Major Igs Biagio Nunziata (Internal Affairs Advisor).