President Nikolic presents officer's sabers to three best officers

BELGRADE - Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic presented officer's sabers to the three best-ranked officers of the 56th class of the Command Staff specialization on Thursday.

Nikolic presented the traditional military decorations to Lieutenant Colonel Tiosav Jankovic, Lieutenant Colonel Dragan Mesarovic and Lieutenant Colonel Mile Vitezovic, whose average grade is 9.40 out of 10.
The president presented Jankovic with a gilded saber with an inscription to Mesarovic and a silver plated saber with an inscription to Vitezovic.
At the ceremony at the National Assembly House, Nikolic presented badges to the attendees of the 2nd class of the High Security and Defense Studies on the occasion of successful completion of the specialization.
Previously, Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Aleksandar Vucic presented officer's sabers to officers who have successfully finished the Command Staff specialization in the 56th class.
The ceremony was attended by Chief of the General Staff of the Serbian Armed Forces Ljubisa Dikovic, Serbian Parliament Speaker Nebojsa Stefanovic, foreign military envoys, MPs, numerous prominent public and cultural figures and Serbian Patriarch Irinej.