Written by Lt Cdr Mark Frost RN
|Lt Col Broeksma presents the first copy of the guidelines to the Director of BHMAC, Mr Gavran
As part of the International Mine Action Day events in Bosnia and Herzegovina, members of EUFOR visited a de-mining site in Hadzici. There they witnessed a demining operation demonstration before presenting the new safety guideline manuals to the de-miners.
Lieutenant Colonel Broeksma of EUFOR’s Joint Military Affairs Branch, stated, “That EUFOR supports the vision to have BiH free of mines by 2019 but that it will require the appropriate budget and the involvement of both the general public and the politicians.”
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