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Coronavirus response: Allies and partners join efforts to increase testing capacity of NATO-led mission in Afghanistan

Protecting our service members and civilians deployed with NATO-led missions remains paramount. In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, troops operating as part of the NATO-led Resolute Support Mission continue to apply preventative measures in accordance with the World Health Organization guidelines, including hand-washing, social distancing, wearing facemasks and avoiding large gatherings.
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Coronavirus response: United States and NATO provide additional critical assistance to Bosnia and Herzegovina in tackling pandemic

Today (26 May 2020), as part of the broad Allied efforts in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, representatives of the United States military and NATO Headquarters/Sarajevo have donated critical supplies and medical equipment to the citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The donation was delivered to the Ministry of Health of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. It included dozens of thermometers, hundreds of face shield visors, five thousands masks, hundreds of protective goggles and suits, hundreds of blankets, pillows and bed linen sets and hundreds of litres of disinfectant. A similar delivery was made this past Friday (22 May 2020) to the Ministry of Health of Republika Srpska.
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Coronavirus response: Romanian medical personnel and experts supporting their United States colleagues

Romanian military medical personnel and specialists in the field of CBRN (Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear) left today (25 May 2020) for Alabama, in the United States, to join forces with their American colleagues, as part of NATO Allies’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Coronavirus response: The Republic of Moldova receives continued support following request to NATO’s EADRCC

Romania, Lithuania, Slovakia and NATO’s partner Austria are the latest countries to assist the Republic of Moldova in order to deal with the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Coronavirus response: Poland delivers medical aid to Kosovar authorities in response to global pandemic

Today, the Polish military contingent operating with the NATO-led Kosovo Force (KFOR) has distributed sanitary and personal protection equipment to the Health Institutions in Kosovo, as part of NATO Allies’ response to the COVID-19 pandemic. This delivery represented a donation from the office of the President of the Republic of Poland. It included 50,000 face masks and 1000 liters of disinfectant fluid that were transported on the 18 May 2020, with a C-295M Casa transport plane of the Polish Air Force.
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Iraq requests international assistance in the fight against COVID-19

On 20 May 2020,EADRCC has received a request for international assistance from Iraq to control the spread of COVID-19 and deal with those affected.
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NATO Secretary General welcomes offers to support the United Nations’ global request for airlift through NATO’s coordination centre

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed the offers of the United Kingdom and the State of Qatar to provide airlift assets coordinated by NATO’s Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC) in support of the United Nations’ efforts to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Meet Lt Col Piotr Wachna, a Polish chemical weapons expert, at the center of the COVID-19 fight

Lt Col Piotr Wachna is a deputy commander at the 4th Chemical Regiment of the Polish army based in Brodnica in north-central Poland. This regiment is considered to be the elite in the area of protection against chemical weapons.
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Coronavirus response: Second Dutch flight transports additional medical aid to Montenegro in response to COVID-19

Today (15 May 2020), the Netherlands delivered another set of protective equipment and medical supplies from Bejing (China) to Podgorica (Montenegro), in support to Allied efforts against the COVID-19 global pandemic, following Montenegro’s request for assistance, through NATO’s Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre, NATO’s principal disaster response mechanism.
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UN OCHA requests international airlift support in their response to COVID-19

On 5 May EADRCC received a request for airlift support for the purposes of transporting urgently needed humanitarian and/or medical items/patients from the United Nations’ Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UN OCHA).

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