Diekirch, 22 September 2021 (TDI): Xavier Bettel (Prime Minister, Minister of State) and François Bausch (Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense) visited the Military Center in Diekirch on September 20.
Bettel and Bausch were welcomed by General Steve Thull (Chief of Staff of the Luxembourg Army). The two ministers took part in a dynamic demonstration of the army’s capabilities. Meanwhile, they went to the satellite anchoring station and an exhibition of equipment.
The army discussed their engagement about floods or the evacuation of Luxembourg nationals from Afghanistan amid the pandemic. In the end, Bettel and Baisch thanked the army staff for their efforts during a crisis and natural disasters.