COMEUFOR Major General Alexander Plazter had meetings with a number of important Republic of Srpska offices. He first met with Republic of Srpska Minster of lnterior Dragan Lukac, then COMEUFOR spoke with President of Republic of Srpska National Assembly Nedeljko Čubrilović.

This afternoon marked the commencement of a short visit by the Slovenian Chief of Defence, Major General Robert Glavaš, to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

This afternoon, 05 March, COMEUFOR Major General Alexander Platzer welcomed the arrival of a Slovenian Delegation led by the President of Slovenia,Mr. Borut Pahor. Present also was the Slovenian Minister of Defence Mr. Matej Tonin and Head of the President’s Cabinet Dr. Alja Brglez.

Today COMEUFOR Major General Alexander Platzer met with Speaker of the House of Peoples of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Parliamentary Assembly Mr.Bakir Izetbegovićy. This was their first official introductory meeting and a positive discussion was had.

Today EUFOR marked the handover of one of the two Liaison Observation Teams (LOT) Banja Luka from Chilean to Slovenian EUFOR personnel. Present for the closed ceremony was COMEUFOR, Major General Alexander Platzer, and Slovenian Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina, H.E. Zorica Bukinac. The event marked the conclusion of over 18 years of Chilean service in LOT Houses.

Today EUFOR in BiH celebrated International Women’s day. This morning COMEUFOR met with his Gender Advisor, Nikolina Marceta, deputy Gender Advisor Sanja Grabovac and was accompanied by his staff officer. The meeting addressed gender related issues pertinent to EUFOR and the marking of International Women’s Day 2021.

On the afternoon of 21 February EUFOR received a request from Mountain Rescue Novi Grad for assistance in their response to a mountain accident. A local civilian had fallen approximately 100m from the peak of Vito in the Bjelašnica mountain range. The civilian had sustained injuries to his head and lower limbs. Commander EUFOR, Major General Alexander Platzer authorised the deployment of the EUFOR Search and Rescue Alouette Helicopter