Post Tagged with: "#EUFOR"

EUFOR conducts Mine Training Exercise on Igman Mountain

June 1, 2019 9:00 AM
EUFOR conducts Mine Training Exercise on Igman Mountain

On Tuesday 28 May the sound of a mine exploding and anguished screams coming from the trees disturbed the otherwise peaceful scene on Mount Igman; this marked the beginning of a mine training exercise for the Austrian contingent of the EUFOR Multi-National Battalion (MNBN). The Austrian EOD team quickly started […]

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EUFOR Specialist Ammunition and Weapon Advisors met with BiH’s Armed Forces

May 31, 2019 10:00 AM
EUFOR Specialist Ammunition and Weapon Advisors met with BiH’s Armed Forces

On Wednesday 29 May, in Rajlovac, a briefing was given by EUFOR Specialist Ammunition and Weapon Advisors (SAWAD) to a NATO/EU delegation in order to summarise the progress made by the BiH Ministry of Defence (MoD), and the AFBiH, in weapon registration and management. BiH MoD are reducing their stockpiles […]

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EUFOR Major General Martin Dorfer met with Chairman of BiH Presidency

May 23, 2019 12:00 PM
EUFOR Major General Martin Dorfer met with Chairman of BiH Presidency

On Wednesday 22 May, Major General Martin Dorfer, who is approaching the end of his tenure as Commander of the EUFOR mission, paid office calls to the EU Special Representative, the High Representative, and the Chair of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Major General Dorfer today met officially, for […]

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Brigadier General Laszlo Szabo elected EUFOR New Chief of Staff

May 18, 2019 10:00 AM
Brigadier General Laszlo Szabo elected EUFOR New Chief of Staff

On Tuesday 14 May, in a Transfer of Authority ceremony held at Camp Butmir, Sarajevo, Brigadier General Gábor Horváth relinquished his position of EUFOR Chief of Staff (COS) to his successor, Brigadier General László Szabó. Addressing the parade, Brigadier General Gábor Horváth said: “It has been a fantastic tour of […]

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Answer: EUFOR is ready to support the Preservation of a Safe Environment, if Necessary

May 15, 2019 12:00 PM
Answer: EUFOR is ready to support the Preservation of a Safe Environment, if Necessary

EUFOR has the capacity to guarantee the implementation of the Dayton Peace Agreement and is willing to support the preservation or establishment of a safe environment if it is needed, was stated from EUFOR to Klix.ba news portal. EUFOR states that they have a strong executive mandate in accordance with […]

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Transfer of Authority Ceremony in EUFOR held at Camp Butmir Sarajevo

May 14, 2019 4:15 PM
Transfer of Authority Ceremony in EUFOR held at Camp Butmir Sarajevo

On Tuesday 14 May, in a Transfer of Authority ceremony held at Camp Butmir, Sarajevo, Brigadier General Gábor Horváth relinquished his position of EUFOR Chief of Staff (COS) to his successor, Brigadier General LaszlóSzábó. Addressing the parade, Brigadier General Gábor Horváth said: “It has been a fantastic tour of exploration, […]

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EUFOR International Medal Parade held at Butmir Headquarters

May 10, 2019 8:00 AM
EUFOR International Medal Parade held at Butmir Headquarters

An International Medal Parade for 56 EUFOR soldiers, sailors, and airmen from 10 countries was held at Camp Butmir on EU Day, Thursday 9 May. COMEUFOR, Major General Martin Dorfer, presided over the event; the Deputy Head of the European Union Delegation to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr Sinno Kaldoun, was […]

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EUFOR conducted Training with BiH’s Armed Forces who are preparing for their Deployment to Afghanistan

May 1, 2019 8:00 AM
EUFOR conducted Training with BiH’s Armed Forces who are preparing for their Deployment to Afghanistan

On the request of Military Police of Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina, paid to COM EUFOR, International Military Police Detachment conducted training for members of Military Police of AF BiH who are preparing for their deployment to Afghanistan. The exercises took place in Camp BUTMIR from 23 to 25 […]

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Sound of an Explosion rocked the abandoned Olympic Hotel on Mount Igman

April 30, 2019 8:00 AM
Sound of an Explosion rocked the abandoned Olympic Hotel on Mount Igman

The sound of an explosion rocked the abandoned Olympic hotel on Mount Igman, then as smoke billowed from the empty windows, voices screaming in panic cut through the warning sirens; thankfully this was all part of a training exercise with Red Cross volunteers playing the part of injured teenagers on […]

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President of Poland visited EUFOR HQ in Butmir

April 16, 2019 12:00 PM
President of Poland visited EUFOR HQ in Butmir

The President of Poland, Andrzej Duda, visited EUFOR at Camp Butmir, on Monday 15 April, spending several hours with the Polish troops. After presiding over a parade of Polish soldiers, and presenting several of them with medals, President Duda met with EUFOR staff including Chief of Staff, Brigadier General Gabor […]

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