A Force for EU and NATO

Eventhough Eurocorps remains steadfast in its commitment to NATO, a more balanced approach to the European Union Common Security and Defence Policy institutions is being conducted.

in every sense

Currently, nine European Union countries are present in Eurocorps, representing 335 million inhabitants and around 66% of the total European Union population. Turkey is also a member of Eurocorps.


Eurocorps is a highly experienced headquarters, having being engaged in NATO stand-by periods and operations from the Balkans to Afghanistan as well as in European Union stand-by periods and training missions in Africa.


Former and new COMEC’s view on Eurocorps

7 September 2017, German Lieutenant-General Weigt took over from Spanish Lieutenant General Ramirez as Commander of Eurocorps. Both Generals expressed themselves right after the change of command ceremony. General Ramirez : “I feel satisfied. When I took over, I...

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Current Operation

July 2016

Sixty Eurocorps soldiers are currently deployed in Bangui (Central African Republic). Under the command of the Spanish General  Fernando García Blázquez, Mission Commander also belonging to Eurocorps, they take part to the European Union Training Mission (EUTM) RCA. This mission, launched by the EU council on 16 July 2016, contributes to the EU’s comprehensive approach and security sector reform in the country in coordination with MINUSCA (UN Mission in the Central African Republic) .