29th January 2010
– In a short ceremony at EUFOR HQ, Sarajevo, Brigadier General Juan Antonio Diaz Cruz of the Spanish Army handed over responsibility as Deputy Commander (DCOM) EUFOR to Brigadier General Tibor Nagy of the Hungarian Army. During the proceedings, both the incoming and outgoing DCOMs made short speeches, as did COM EUFOR
, Major General Bernhard Bair, who thanked General Diaz Cruz for his contribution to the EUFOR mission and welcomed General Nagy to his new role.
Brigadier General Nagy is a veteran of a wide range of operations and roles, including missions in Iraq and Afghanistan, and prior to starting his tour in BiH, was the Commanding Officer of the Hungarian Defence Forces Operations Centre.