International Medal Parade (IMP) at Camp Butmir

On Tuesday 30th October an International Medal Parade (IMP) took place at Camp Butmir with COMEUFOR presiding over the event. This parade was smaller than most with 7 EUFOR personal receiving their Operation Althea medals, three from Austria and two each from Hungary and the UK.

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Training for BiH Military Police Soldiers

From 24th to 26th of October 2018 soldiers from the EUFOR’s International Military Police (IMP) Detachment from Camp Butmir in Sarajevo, conducted training for Armed Forces BiH (AFBiH) Military Police soldiers in preparation for their upcoming deployment to Afghanistan.

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Combined training at the area of Grebak mountain

The pinnacle of the combined training of members of the 3rd Battalion of the 4th Infantry Brigade of the Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina (AFBiH) and members of the EUFOR's Austrian contingent took place in the area of Ustikolina from 15-19 October. Firstly in the barracks at Kosova, then later in the area of Grebak mountain where the shooting range of AFBIH 4th brigade is located.

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Charlie Company, 3rd Battalion, Parachute Regiment, Return Home

On the evening of Thursday 18th October members of Charlie Company, 3 Para returned home to the UK and the end of their deployment.
The ‘Paras’ arrived in August to begin their training as part of the EUFOR Multinational Battalion (MNBN) in preparation for Exercise Quick Response 2018.

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Novi Grad Sarajevo Mountain Rescue Team Train with EUFOR Helicopter

On Monday 15th October in perfect conditions, the Mountain Rescue Team from Novi Grad, Sarajevo arrived at Camp Butmir to practice their skills and enhance their cooperation with EUFOR by taking part in a combined training day with the EUFOR Search and Rescue (SAR) helicopter. They were joined by colleagues from the IIidža rescue team, Civilian Protection Agency of municipality Novi Grad, and the Federation BiH Civilian Protection Agency.

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