Romanian Official Decorated by the Minister of Defense
CHISINAU, October 28, 2014 — Minister of Defense, Valeriu Troenco, and Chief of Main Staff, National Army Commander, Brigadier Gen. Igor Gorgan, met with Chief of Main Staff of Romanian Army Land Forces, Maj. Gen. Dr. Dumitru Scarlat.
At the event, Valeriu Troenco decorated Dumitru Scarlat with the medal “For Strengthening the Brotherhood in Arms”. The distinction was offered for contribution to the development of the cooperation between the two armies.
The officials discussed about the cooperation between the National Army of the Republic of Moldova and the Romanian Army with a focus on the military reform, military education and professional training of Moldovan officers and NCOs in Romanian military institutions. Another topic was the participation of Moldovan and Romanian service members in international exercises and peacekeeping missions.
Chief of Main Staff of Romanian Army Land Forces, Maj. Gen. Dr. Dumitru Scarlat, is paying a visit to the Republic of Moldova within October
The first cooperation Agreement between the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Moldova and the Ministry of National Defense of Romania was signed on December 14, 1992.