Today, EUFOR held a Change of Command Ceremony for the Multinational Battalion (MNBN) Commander. During the ceremony, outgoing MNBN Cdr Lt Col Matthias Lampl formally handed over command to incoming MNBN Cdr Lt Col Alfred Steingress. The ceremony was presided over by COM EUFOR Maj Gen Habermayer and the parade command was Maj Baranyai from the Hungarian Armed Forces.
On Monday 21st of March COM EUFOR Major General Anton Wessely presided over a ceremony to mark the change of command of the Multinational Battalion. The Command of the Multinational Battalion was handed over from Lieutenant Colonel Alfred Sanz to Lieutenant Colonel Lukas Lamtsch, both members of the Austrian contingent in EUFOR.
The Turkish Company of the EUFOR Multi National Battalion completed capacity training last week to reach Full Operational Capability.
Camp Butmir 2 provided the backdrop for an exercise by the Multinational Battalion (MNBN). Each Company that arrives new into the Area of Operations (AO) must undergo standardisation training IOT ensure that they are capable of operating in commonality with the other units of the MNBN.