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European Military Journalists Meet in Berlin

European Military Journalists Meet in Berlin

Posted: 2015-11-27 Category: EMPA news

The European Military Press Association (EMPA) held its annual congress in Berlin this year. With the end of a four-year term of office, the association – with several Hungarian military journalists among its members – elected a new president and Board members as well. The event took place on the 25th anniversary of the German reunification.

Colonel Aivar Jaeski awarded with the Ministry of Defence of Latvia Certificate of Recognition

Colonel Aivar Jaeski awarded with the Ministry of Defence of Latvia Certificate of Recognition

Posted: 2015-01-08 Category: EMPA news

On Monday, December 22, 2014, to express appreciation for cooperation and support in EMPA's 2014 Congress' organization, and presentations at the Baltie Defence College, NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, the Estonian Defence Forces 1st lnfantry Battalion and Kalev Infantry Battalion, as well as Amari Air Base, Colonel Aivar Jaeski, Deputy Director of NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence was awarded with the Ministry of Defence of Latvia Certificate of Recognition.

Members of the EMPA gather in Estonia to learn about its defence forces

Members of the EMPA gather in Estonia to learn about its defence forces

Posted: 2014-12-18 Category: EMPA news

The European Military Press Association (EMPA) 35th Congress was held in Tartu and Tallinn, Estonia from 23 to 27 September. The aim of the congress was to introduce military journalists and editors with Estonian Defence Forces and the Baltic Defence College (BALTDEFCOL). This was already the second EMPA’s congress that took place in the Baltic States; EMPA’s 2008 Congress was held in Latvia.

EMPA's 2012 Best Article and Best Photo Award Winners Announced

EMPA's 2012 Best Article and Best Photo Award Winners Announced

Posted: 2012-10-29 Category: EMPA news

EMPA’s 2012 Best Article and Best Photo Award winners were announced during Association’s General Meeting that took place in Prague, Czech Republic on 18 October 2012. EMPA’s President Mrs. Līga Lakuča in her address reminded participating members and guests that this year for the first time in Association’s history, EMPA’s annual best article and best picture awards’ winners were selected by members’ internet voting. This year there were 4 nominations from 3 countries for EMPA’s 2012 Best Article Award and 37 nominations from 6 countries for EMPA’s 2012 Best Picture Award.