EUBGEuropean Union Battle Groups
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List of keywords in this press release: European land-based ISTAR market, intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, reconnaissance, ISTAR, land-based sensors, common operating picture, COP, network-centric warfare, NCW, battlefield surveillance radar, BFSR, weapons-locating radar, WLR, acoustic weapons-locating, AWL, unattended ground sensors, UGS, radar systems, sensor nodes, weapons location, Ministry of Defence, MoD, cueing devices, North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, NATO, European Union, EU, NATO Response Force, NRF, European Union's Battle Group, EUBG, NATO Land Group guidelines
In case of activation, the EUBG will be ready for deployment on the ground within 5 10 days to carry out humanitarian and rescue tasks, conflict prevention and peacekeeping, combat forces in crisis management; joint disarmament, military advice and assistance tasks, post conflict stabilisation.
Similarly to NATO s Response Force, the EUBGs are made up of military units assigned by the EU member states for six-month standby periods.