International Medal Parade in Camp Butmir

On Wednesday Commander EUFOR, Major General Martin Dorfer, presided over an international Medal Parade at Camp Butmir. Soldiers from 6 nations were decorated with the European Union Common Security and Defence Policy Medal 'Althea' in recognition of their service in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Read more ...

Lieutenant Colonel Sanz takes command of EUFOR's Multinational Battalion

On 26 February 2019 Commander EUFOR, Major General Martin Dorfer, handed over the colours of EUFOR's Multinational Battalion (MNBN) from Lieutenant Colonel Oliver Pilles to Lieutenant Colonel Alfred Sanz. The ceremony marked the official change of command of the EUFOR maneuver element consisting of troops from Austria, Hungary and Turkey.

Read more ...

US Ambassador's first visit to EUFOR Headquarters

On Tuesday, his Excellency Eric George Nelson, the new US Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), paid his first official visit to the Headquarters of the European Union Force (EUFOR) in Camp Butmir, Sarajevo. He was received by Commander EUFOR, Major General Martin Dorfer who informed him personally on the EUFOR mission and the importance of the ongoing EU military presence in BiH.

Read more ...