The Turkish company of the EUFOR Multinational Battalion conducted a training exercise in the area of Mostar from 20-25 March. Under the command of Company Commander Captain D., the Turkish company and a subordinate infantry platoon from Republic of North Macedonia trained the evacuation of a LOT house.

As part of Operational Commander of Operation ALTHEA Lt Gen Hubert Cottereau’s visit to BiH, there were a number of engagements with AFBiH.
On Thursday 16 Mar, Lt Gen Cottereau met with Maj Gen Radovan Ilić, Commander of the Operations Command AFBiH in Camp Butmir. During their meeting they discussed ongoing and future cooperation between EUFOR and AFBiH.

Today EUFOR celebrated International Women’s Day (IWD). IWD takes place on 8th March every year and has been celebrated globally for over 100 years.

On Wednesday 14 March, Operational Commander of Operation Althea Lieutenant General Hubert Cottereau arrived in BiH to commence a three day visit.

On 3rd of March 2023 Maj Gen Habermayer paid a visit to the 4th Brigade of the Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina, located in Čapljina Barracks. Colonel Zdravko Rezo, the Commander of the 4th Brigade welcomed COM EUFOR and updated him on the current status and challenges within the brigade.

On 8th of March 2023 COM EUFOR Maj Gen Habermayer visited Brčko District. The visit coincided with celebrations marking the 23rd anniversary of the Brčko District.
On arrival, COM EUFOR met Principal Deputy High Representative Jonathan Mennuti and a delegation of Brčko officials including the Mayor of Brčko District, Mr Esed Kadric. During the meeting, Mr Kadric welcomed all in attendance to Brčko on this special day and noted that the meeting was an opportunity to summarise the accomplishments of Brčko to date and look forward to the future.

Today, 22 February COM EUFOR Maj Gen Habermayer welcomed a European Parliament delegation consisting of members of the Security and Defence Subcommittee to Camp Butmir. The visit came as part of the delegation’s three day visit to BiH from 20 to 23 February.