HQ MND-SE celebrates Bulgarian National Day
BUCHAREST, Romania – Headquarters Multinational Division Southeast (HQ MND-SE) organized on 2nd of March in its barracks a special ceremony in order to commemorate the Bulgarian National Day.
The ceremony consisted of a solemn hoist of the Bulgarian National flag presided over by His Excellency the Ambassador of Bulgaria to Romania, Mr. Todor Ivanov Churov, who was accompanied by other members of the Embassy, such as the military attaché Colonel Dimitar Atanasov and the Third Secretary, Mr. Lyumbomir NIKOLOV.
“We are doing the proper job. We are neighbours and members of NATO… very solid platform…very much in common. In security matters, we have a very close cooperation”, said His Excellency the Ambassador of Bulgaria to Romania, Mr. Todor Ivanov Churov. “This headquarters helps our relationships, beyond its initial purpose.”
The Bulgarian contribution to the HQ MND-SE consists of 8 military personnel covering important functional areas, helping this headquarters every day to pave its way to achievement of Full Capability.
During the flag hoisting ceremony, the Bulgarian Senior National Representative Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations Colonel Vasil Enchev delivered a speech, highlighting the importance of the day for the new history of Bulgaria. “This date launched a new chronology of Bulgaria and became a symbol of freedom, heroism and realized dreams…” said colonel Enchev. He also addressed some facts about the history and the meaning of the colours of Bulgarian flag, as a symbol of national identity and glory.