International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict

This year sees the twentieth anniversary of the UN Security Council Resolution which gives focus to Women, Peace and Security. Recognising the upcoming anniversary allows EUFOR to reinforce the significance of gender-based violence within conflict and reflect on how far we have come in acknowledging its importance.

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EUFOR remembers tragic accident

EUFOR troops at Butmir today remembered the tragic accident that claimed 4 lives on 19th June 2008. The 2 Spanish crew and 2 German passengers were all killed when the BO-105 helicopter suffered difficulties and crashed during a routine flight in a mountainous area near Travnik, 90km NW of Sarajevo.

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