The main element of the Danish-led headquarters will be located in Adazi with a smaller cell present in Karup/Slagelse, Denmark. As pointed out by Danish Chief of Defence General Bjørn Bisserup, Establishment of the new multinational headquarters highlights Denmark's commitment to the region and NATO.
Framework Nations of MND N are respectively Denmark, Latvia and Estonia. The new divisional headquarters will be a part of NATO's Force Structure and will fit in to currently existing Command & Control structure. Its main task will involve support in defence planning of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, co-ordination of regional military activities, including enhanced Forward Presence forces.
Multinational Division North Commander, Major General Flemming Mathiasen pointed out that success depends on both: multinational co-operation and unison with Multinational Corps North-East.
Multinational Division North is a second, following Multinational Division North-East, command of this level on the Eastern Flank of the Alliance.