Written by Lt Cdr Andy Mullins
|Left to Right Romanian Ambassador to BiH H.E. Mr. Daniel Banu, French Ambassador to BiH H.E. Mr. Roland Gilles, COM EUFOR, Spanish Ambassador to BiH H.E. Alejandro Alvargonzález San Martín, Colonel José Manuel Santiago Marin.
On 1st October 2010, the EUFOR Integrated Police Unit (IPU) held a medal parade to honour those who have served in the mission, contributing to the safe and secure environment in Bosnia and Herzegovina by assisting in the maintenance of public order and security.
The Commander of the IPU, Colonel José Manuel Santiago Marin of the Spanish Guardia Civil, hosted the event where the guests of honour, the French, Romanian and Spanish Ambassadors presented the OP ALTHEA medals alongside COM EUFOR, Major General Bernhard Bair and DCOM EUFOR, Brigadier General Tibor Nagy.
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