On Wednesday 31st March, EUFOR in BiH are launching the virtual Mine Risk Education (MRE) campaign that was produced in close cooperation with BiH Mine Action Center (BH MAC) and Armed Forces BiH (AFBiH). This virtual Mine Risk Education campaign is being launched to coincide with International Mine Awareness Day on 04 April and ahead of the start of Demining season in BiH.

This afternoon marked the commencement of a short visit by the Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. Luigi Di Maio, to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Today COMEUFOR Major General Alexander Platzer visited the Chair of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr Zoran Tegeltija.

Today at Camp Butmir, Sarajevo, Lieutenant Colonel Reinhardt Janko took command of EUFOR's Multinational Battalion (MNBN). Major General Alexander Platzer, handed the colours of the MNBN from Lieutenant Colonel Daniel Wilfing to Lieutenant Colonel Reinhardt Janko to signify the Change of Command. The MNBN is EUFOR's military manoeurve unit operating in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

On March 16th under the coordination of SAWAD EUFOR an Ammunition and Small Arms and Light Weapon (SALW) Labelling, Marking and Registration Admin Workshop took place in Sarajevo. Participants of representatives of the Ministry of Defence BiH, Armed Force BiH (AFBiH), HALO Trust and NATO HQ Sarajevo where present.

EUFOR personnel conducted a force protection exercise. The EUFOR force protection security personnel are alert 24/7 and were exercised in a number of scenarios.

COMEUFOR Major General Alexander Plazter had meetings with a number of important Republic of Srpska offices. He first met with Republic of Srpska Minster of lnterior Dragan Lukac, then COMEUFOR spoke with President of Republic of Srpska National Assembly Nedeljko Čubrilović.