COM EUFOR, Major General Reinhard Trischak was today given the opportunity to witness the skills and drills of the Multi National Battalion based at Camp Butmir.

COM EUFOR, Major General Reinhard Trischak was joined today by the Ambassador of Romania to BiH, Mrs. Dana-Manuela Constantinescu at the Memorial Park within Camp Butmir.

A company of soldiers from EUFOR’s Multinational Battalion have been living with and training with their partners from the Armed Forces of BiH. The 5 day period of cooperation builds on relationships fostered during the annual EUFOR exercise involving soldiers from 20 nations. Joining up this time in the south of the country near Bileća, the two teams shared ideas to coordinate a complex serial in challenging conditions.

Soldiers, airmen and sailors based at the EUFOR Headquarters and throughout Bosnia and Herzegovina received their deployment medal on a sunny autumn morning at Camp Butmir. The formal ceremony was presided by Commander EUFOR Major General Reinhard Trischak, who thanked the the troops on parade for their effort and dedication to maintain a safe and secure environment.

Soldiers from Austria, Hungary and Turkey are joined by the Armed Forces of BiH to witness the destruction of some old ammunition at a remote site near Glamoč, 130km west of Sarajevo.

COM EUFOR Major General Reinhard Trischak made the journey to Ante Bruno Bušić Barracks Livno today to present a donation cheque raised from a gala dinner.

The Senior National Representative from Turkey, working at EUFOR Head Quarters, Colonel Selim Gökçegöz, has been busy traveling around BiH schools.
Funding donated by Turkey has been used to renovate and improve the learning experience for elementary schools particularly in the area of computer systems.