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  • 9 August 2019

    This month Polish Major General dr Piotr Błazeusz assumed the post of the Deputy Chief of Staff Strategic Development and Preparation in the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE), Mons.

    It is currently the highest position in the NATO Command Structure (NCS) held by a Polish officer. His responsibilities include inter alia planning the strategic use of Allied forces in NATO and EU operations; developing military strategic policy, directives and procedures concerning Allied operations; preparation of the NCS and declared forces for current and future operations and assessment of the degree of their preparation; programming, planning and conducting training and exercises; participation in capability development as part of the NATO defence planning process.