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New Deputy Commander for EUFOR

New DCOM EUFOR 20th November 2009 - Brigadier General Juan Diaz Cruz has assumed all duties as Deputy Commander (DCOM) EUFOR, taking over from Brigadier General Jose Carrasco who has completed his tour of duty in Bosnia & Herzegovina. Previous postings for Brigadier General Juan Diaz Cruz have included episodes, as Lieutenant and as Captain, with Spanish Army Special Operations units; active service in Iraq; a period as Military Assistant to the King of Spain; and as Chief of the Royal Guard.  He is looking forward to serving in BiH, saying “I am proud to take over the role of Deputy Commander EUFOR and to play a key role in this important mission for the prosperous and secure future of BiH, as the country proceeds along the path towards greater European integration.”