Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina enhance their operational standards through training equipment donated by the United Kingdom

  • 17 Nov. 2021 -
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  • Last updated: 17 Nov. 2021 17:21

On 16 November 2021, a public ceremony was held at the Combat Training Center in Manjača (Bosnia and Herzegovina) to mark the donation of training equipment – including automated targets for live shooting, an urban combat training mobile village, and smart video surveillance - by the United Kingdom to the Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

AFBIH soldiers presenting new training capabilities. Photo: NATO Headquarters Sarajevo

The ceremony was attended by the UK Ambassador in Bosnia and Herzegovina, H.E. Matt Field, the Minister of Defence of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sifet Podžić, the Commander of NATO Headquarters Sarajevo, Brigadier General Eric Folkestad, the Commander of the European Union Force (EUFOR), Major General Alexander Platzer, and other high level civil and military officials.