On 23 April 2015, Commander (COM) EUFOR, Major General Johann Luif, welcomed the Bulgarian President, His Excellency Rosen Plevneliev, to Camp Butmir. He was accompanied during his visit by the Bulgarian Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina His Excellency Angel Angelov.
During an Office Call with Major General Johann Luif, they spoke about EUFOR’s mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Capacity Building and Training programme for the Armed Forces of BiH. COM EUFOR took the opportunity to thank the President for the continued support of the Bulgarian Armed Forces and also praised the professionalism of the troops serving in the mission.
President Plevneliev met several members of the EUFOR Bulgarian contingent whilst in Camp Butmir. The Bulgarian contingent is one of seventeen EU troop contributing nations in the mission.
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