Ms. Anniken Huitfeldt, the Head of Norwegian Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs and Defence, visited NATO’s Joint Warfare Centre (JWC) on Tuesday, 2 June 2015.
She was accompanied by Ms. Ingvild Kjerkol, representing Transport and Communication Committee of the Norwegian Parliament; Ms. Ingalill Olsen, from Finnmark Labour Party and Mr. Tore Nordtun, County Secretary of the Rogaland Labour Party.
Ms. Huitfeldt and the delegation were given a warm welcome upon arrival by U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Roger Watkins, JWC’s Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff.
The visit programme included an Office Call with Brigadier General Watkins, followed by a series of comprehensive briefings on JWC’s mission and tasks as NATO’s premier operational level training provider. The visit concluded with a guided tour of JWC’s state-of-the-art training facility, including a visit to the Centre’s live TV studio.