Lt. Col. Claudiu Topor, commander of the Romanian Land
Lt. Col. Claudiu Topor, commander of the Romanian Land Forces 191st Infantry Battalion explains the plan of action for a demonstration for distinguished visitors to Col. Robert Bertrand, U.S. Army Europe Co-Director of Saber Guardian Exercise at the Romanian Land Forces Combat Training Center, Cincu, Romania July 26, 2016. Soldiers with the 116th Combat Brigade Combat Team, Idaho Army National Guard, are training with the Romanian Army in an effort to enhance joint, combined interoperability with allied and partner nations and improve tactical proficiency by conducting an instrumented field training exercise and a combined live fire exercise.Saber Guardian 2016 is a multinational military exercise involving approximately 2,800 military personnel from nine nations including Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Canada, Georgia, Moldova, Poland, Romania, Ukraine and the U.S. The objectives of this exercise are to build multinational, regional and joint partnership capacity by enhancing military relationships, exchanging professional experiences, and improving interoperability between the land forces from the participating countries. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Anita VanderMolen, 115th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Oregon Army National Guard).