Chief of MLO meets with general manager of NATO Support Agency
BELGRADE, Serbia - Chief of the Belgrade Military Liaison Office (MLO), Brig. Gen. Lucio Batta, met with Mike Lyden, general manager of NATO Support and Procurement Agency, during his visit to Serbia that included discussions with Minister of Defense Bratislav Gasic and State Secretary Zoran Djordjevic on deepening cooperation in defense matters, Oct. 7, 2015.
The NSPA will be acting as project executive agent in a U.K.-led trust fund project aimed at improving ammunition demilitarization capacities at Tehnicko Remontni Zavod (TRZ) Kragujevac and funding the industrial demilitarization of around 2,000 tons of surplus ammunition.
Once the necessary legal instruments have been fully harmonized, practical implementation will start, most likely, in early 2016.