“COOPERATIVE SECURITY & INTERCONNECTED THREATS”

Brussels, 19 November 2015
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ENHANCING CAPABILITIES, BUILDING CAPACITIES

SECOND SESSION
Sen. Gen. Awani AL ADWAN
Former Commandant, Exercise ‘Eager Lion’, Armed Forces of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

Member of the Senate of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, Gen. Awani Al Adwan was Commandant of the Exercise “Eager Lion” in 2011, 2012 and 2013. “Eager Lion” is a multinational exercise yearly carried out in Jordan by 19 NATO countries and partners, with the aim to bolster defense capabilities in the region and enhance military-to-military relationships. Prior to that, Sen. Gen. Al Adwani was Chief of the CBRN Committee in the Jordanian Armed Forces, Chief of Staff for Operations and Training, Commandant of the Royal Military Academy and Director of Doctrine and Joint Training. Sen. Gen.Al Adwan was also Chairman of the drafting Committee for defense policy, military doctrine, military strategy and joint combat doctrine. He holds a Master of Science Degree in National Resource Strategy (USA) and a Master of Arts Degree in Management from Mu’tah University in Jordan.