|Students of the reserve officers course of March generation take oath|
The enlistment oath ceremony for March 2019 generation of soldiers on voluntary military service, students of the reserve officers' course and members of the reserves over the age of 30 who had not done any prior military service, has been held today in the “Vojvoda Živojin Mišić” barracks in Valjevo.
The oath was taken by 356 soldiers and students of the reserve officers' course, including Aleksandar Vulin, who completed the reserve training course.
Referring to the verses of the song “Fatherland” by Đura Jakšić, General Petrović told soldiers and students that in the hardest times they should find the strength and inspiration in the words of that poem, they will be “a stone, built on the bones of our ancestors, this invincible rampart for an outsider”, because Serbia is their homeland.
Today's military ceremony was attended by State Secretary Bojan Jocić, heads of departments of the General Staff of the Serbian Armed Forces, Valjevo Mayor Slobodan Gvozdenović, Bishop of Valjevo Milutin, as well as representatives of local self-government, Ministry of Interior, numerous friends and relatives of soldiers.