The visit in Jordan of the Chief of General Staff of the Army, Lieutenant General Danilo Errico, has concluded after having met His Majesty King Abdullah II at Husseiniya Palace. During the meeting they have talked about different issues concerning the regional development, such as the military cooperation between the two Countries.
General Errico has also visited the Headquarters of the Jordanian Armed Forces where he has been welcomed by the President of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Lieutenant General Mahmoud Frihat. During the meeting the Chief of General Staff of the Army has participated in a briefing where the "Military Intelligence" and "Strategic Planning" components of the Jordanian Armed Forces (JAF) have been illustrated.
The visit has represented an occasion for General Errico to participate also in the "Eager Lion 2017" multinational exercice and meet the servicemen of the "Serenissima" Lagunari Regiment that are there. The training event has been organized and conducted by the Jordanian Armed Forces (JAF) and the US Central Command in order to facilitate the military cooperation between Jordan, USA and the main European and Middle East Nations. The exercice aims to enforce the interoperability between the Countries that participate in it, improving the capability of crisis response through a coalition in coordination with Jordanian governmental and non-governmental civil organizations.
At the end of the meeting the Chief of General Staff of the Italian Army has thanked the representatives of the Jordanian Armed Forces and expressed appreciation for their work highlighting that the alliance needs the peculiarities of the Armies of all the partner Countries in order to share experiences and abilities and to increase interoperability and cohesion.