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(B2) Naval and land commando training in Mozambique begins in Chimoio and Katembe

Portuguese Defense Minister João Cravinho and his Mozambican counterpart Jaime Neto attended on Wednesday (November 3) “ the inauguration » of the new EU military training mission at the training site for land commandos in Chimoio and marine riflemen in Katembe (near Maputo). “ A step of the utmost importance for Mozambique and the European Union. Portugal has worked hard for this. Because it is the duty of a brother country ».

And to add: it is “ of a powerful link between Mozambique and the European Union which has a significant contribution from Portugal, and which is a reason for honor, gratitude and fundamentally, hope for a better future for the people of Mozambique and for the deepening of the ties that unite us ».


Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).

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