International Operation Name: Operation GLAUCUS
International Mission Name: Operation GLAUCUS
Mandating Organization: North Atlantic Council
Region Name: Europe
Mission Date: 1 August 2004 - 30 September 2004
Mission Mandate: To assist in the NATO provision of security support to the Government of Greece during the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Mission/Operation Notes: On 24 June 2004, the North Atlantic Council agreed to the Government of Greece’s request for security assistance during the Olympic Games (13-29 August) and the Paralympic Games (17 to 28 September). In preparation for the games NATO members were canvassed for assistance in various areas in which shortfalls had been identified. Canada provided four personnel who were deployed under the name Operation Glaucus.
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