COMEUFOR Major General Alexander Platzer continued his introductory visits to the Ambassadors in Sarajevo.

COM EUFOR Major General Alexander Platzer visited the BiH Deputy Minister of Defence, Mr. Mirko Okolić on 20 Jan 2021.

Outgoing Commander EUFOR, Major General Reinhard Trischak, was presented with a Memento in recognition of his dedicated and long-lasting activity in strengthening the Hungarian Defence Forces’ state of alert and solving mutual problems in the Balkan Joint Operational Area.

EUFOR Commander, Major General Alexander Platzer visited the French Embassy today, 18 January, for his first official meeting with the French Ambassador, Her Excellency Christine Toudic.

A ceremony of remembrance was held on Tuesday 12th January 2021 at Camp Butmir to mark the 13th anniversary of a helicopter crash which claimed the lives of 11 EUFOR personnel from the Republic of North Macedonia.

On Thursday the 14 January Major General Reinhard Trischak handed over authority for the mission to Major General Alexander Platzer at a Change of Command ceremony in Camp Butmir. The ceremony was chaired by the EU Operation Commander for EUFOR Althea, Lieutenant General Brice Houdet

Commander of the European Union Force (EUFOR) in BiH, Austrian Major General Reinhard Trischak paid a farewell visit to the Minister of Defence of Bosnia and Herzegovina Sifet Podžić on Wednesday, 6 January 2021.