Updated: 19-Nov-2001 Week of 24-30 November 1999

24 Nov. 1999
Kosovo update
KFOR's Winterization Emergency Team (WET) is very active throughout Kosovo with the onset of cold weather. It has responded successfully to many calls for immediate winterisation. The Multinational Brigades (MNBs) are transporting firewood, delivering fuel and hundreds of stoves such as the 200 delivered in Dulje on 26 November, and providing handyman assistance to the elderly. Additionally, Multinational Brigade (MNB) North is assisting with cleaning the streets in Mitrovica. KFOR is also using its assets to complete the programmed vaccination of children, continuing road repairs and delivering construction material. It is also escorting UN Interim Administration in Kosovo (UNMIK) money from customs collections and for stipend payments as part of its efforts to support civil implementation tasks.
24 Nov. 1999
Lord Robertson visits Northern capitals
NATO Secretary General, Lord Robertson, continued his tour of Allied capitals from 24 to 26 November, travelling North to Norway, Denmark and Iceland. He met with Heads of State and Government and with high-level government officials in the respective capital cities: Oslo on 24 November, Copenhagen on 25 and Reykjavik on 26.
26 Nov. 1999
Cooperative Determination 99

Seven NATO and 11 Partner countries are currently participating in a Partnership for Peace (PfP) exercise in Bucharest, Romania. From 26 November to 5 December, this command post exercise will train commanders and staff to conduct operations at multinational brigade level. By forming the headquarters of a multinational brigade during 10 days, participants will also develop a common understanding of peace support operations, including humanitarian assistance.

29 Nov. 1999

Visit to NATO by the High Representative Wolfgang Petrisch, responsible for coordinating activities of civilian organisations and agencies in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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29 Nov. 1999
Meeting of NATO-Ukraine Commission in Ambassadorial session.