Secretary of Defense’s 2015 Award for Excellence

Two uniformed officers shaking hands and holding a certificate
General Philip Breedlove and Ambassador Uyehara deliver an award to Major Peter Carter

On February 2, Ambassador Margaret Ann Uyehara, together with General Philip Breedlove, the Supreme Allied Commander Europe awarded Embassy staff members from the Department of Defense with the Secretary of Defense’s 2015 Award for Excellence in Maintenance Training, Advice, and Assistance of Foreign Security Forces. This award recognized members of the Ministry of Defense Advisors Program, Defense Attaché’s Office, and Office of Defense Cooperation for their efforts in assisting the Montenegrin Armed Forces in the field of Logistics.

This award also acknowledges the tremendous advancements made by the Montenegrin Armed Forces’ Logistics Branch over the past year.