On Thursday 31 May 2012, the Commander of EUFOR (COM EUFOR), Major General Robert Brieger, visited the Liaison and Observation Team (LOT) House in Livno and afterwards met with the Mayor.
The purpose of the visit to the LOT house was to meet with the EUFOR personnel deployed in Livno and receive a briefing on the activities of the LOT personnel, in particular, the interaction of the team with the local community. A briefing was delivered by the LOT Commander; Captain Nayil Gozutok of Turkey. He introduced his team, both military and civilian, and then briefed the current situation in Livno and the surrounding area, highlighting the very positive relationship which exists between the LOT and the local community.
COM EUFOR thanked the LOT personnel in Livno for their professionalism and for the important work that they are carrying out on behalf of EUFOR.
The visit to the LOT House was followed by a meeting with the Mayor of Livno, Mr Luka Celan. General Brieger and Mr Celan discussed a number of topics including the current situation in the Municipality of Livno, and the ongoing cooperation between EUFOR and the local authorities.