Admiral Robert P. Burke, Commander Allied Joint Force Command (JFC) Naples, was welcomed to Camp Butmir by Major General Alexander Platzer, COM EUFOR, and Brigadier General Eric Folkestad, Commander NATO Headquarters Sarajevo.

A Training and Co-Operation Plan between EUFOR and the Armed Forces Bosnia and Herzegovina was signed today on 19th October 2021 at the AF BiH Home (Dom Oruzanih Snaga) in Sarajevo.

Earlier this week, the AFBiH Demining Battalion was visited by EU Policy Officer for the European Peace Facility of European External Action Service (EEAS) Mrs. Angelica LAZAR and Special Matter Experts of HQ EUFOR as a part of a fact finding mission in order to gain information about challenges and needs of this unique unit.

On Monday 18th of October a ceremony, presided over by Commander EUFOR, Major General Alexander Platzer, marked the Change of Command of the EUFOR Multinational Battalion (MNBN). The Multinational Battalion is comprised of 3 different nations Austria, Hungary and Turkey who serve together within EUFOR.

Today, Exercise EUFOR Quick Response 2021 concluded with the closing ceremony.

Earlier today, COM EUFOR, Major General Alexander Platzer, met with the newly appointed foreign minister of Austria, Mr Michael Linhart.

Saturday 25th September 2021 marked the opening ceremony for Exercise EUFOR Quick Response 2021. The annual exercise tests EUFOR’s capability to call up and deploy its Intermediate Reserve Forces (IRF) held at high readiness by contributing nations.