From 4 to 7 March, exercise “Politeia 2014” was conducted at the National Defence Simulation and Training Centre facilities.
The aim of the exercise was to test and execute – simulation-wise – a number of civil-military cooperation plans during operations.
Apart from HNDGS personnel, personnel from Civil Defence – Civil Emergency Planning Dtes also participated in the exercise from the following Ministries:
The Ministry of Interior
Ministry of Development & Competitiveness
Ministry of Culture and Sports
Ministry of Infrastructure, Trasnposrt and Networks
Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change
Ministry of Public Order and Citizen Protection
Ministry of Mercantile Marine and the Aegean/ Hellenic Coast Guard
For the first time personnel from the XII Mechanised Infantry Division (Alexandroupoli) and from the 95 Higher National Guard Battalions Command (Rhodes) participated in the exercise, in the context of civil-military cooperation with the regions of Macedonia-Thrace and Southern Aegean.
The results of the simulation exercise will be used for the improvement of related plans.