On Danube river, in Borduşani over 1,500 Romanian soldiers together with 100 American soldiers using 400 vehicles are training at multinational exercise SABER GUARDIAN-17. The main objective for this multinational exercise is to improve the interoperability in joint environment while crossing a major river bank.Soldiers from 2nd Infantry Division “Getica”, 10th Engineer Brigade “Dunărea de Jos”, 1st Mechanized Infantry Brigade “Argedava”, 9th Mechanized Brigade “Mărăşeşti”, 528th Surveillance and Reconnaissance and 630th Paratroopers Battalion participated in the military actions for the Borduşani sequence.
Romanian Land Forces soldiers from 2nd Mountain Scouts Brigade “Sarmiszegetusa” and Multinational Brigade South-Est join the american soldiers from 2nd Cavalry Regiment along DRAGOON GUARDIAN-17 in Romania. They organized, in colaboration with 1st CIMIC Battalion, engaging activities with local authorities and communities form Arad, Sibiu, Râmnicu Vâlcea, Sinaia, Ploieşti and Slobozia where they also organized military ceremonies and static military display.
On the morning of the 11th of July, beginning at the hour of 03.50, soldiers of the Romanian Land Forces in the Cincu, Smardan, and Babadag training areas for the Saber Guardian 17 exercise, fired a salvo of artillery for the eternal glory of those who perished in the attack on Mărăști Hill 100 years ago.