After 100 days in command of Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia (EURAFSWA), Rear Adm. Rick Williamson, spoke about the unique challenge of commanding a region that has an environment of threats that range from hybrid war, terrorism, and low intensity conflict to humanitarian crisis.
Base Operating Support Contractor (BOSC) firefighters at Naval Support Facility (NSF) Deveselu, Romania, recently conducted interoperability training with their local Romanian civilian and military fire fighters.
Navy Region Europe, Africa, and Southwest Asia (EURAFSWA) continues to stay vigilant regarding cyber security throughout its expansive area of operations by educating personnel to be information-conscious and knowledgeable computer users.
Retired Cmdr. Kirk S. Lippold, who commanded guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) during the terrorist attacks in 2000, spoke to Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia (EURAFSWA) region watch officers (RWOs) at Naval Support Activity, Naples, Nov. 3.
Commander, Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia (EURAFSWA) officially established Naval Support Facility (NSF) Redzikowo, Nov. 30, during a base establishment and change of command ceremony in Poland.
Chief Warrant Officer 3 Michelle Rodriguez recently took over for Lt. Shawn Kline as Navy Region Europe, Africa, Southwest Asia's (EURAFSWA) deputy regional security officer for anti-terrorism/force protection.