Edition 117
July 11, 2001

map of locations
Guide to locations

 

 


Italian CIMIC provides medical equipment
 

Sokolac - The Italian Battle Group CIMIC unit (S5), posted in Tito's Barracks, downtown Sarajevo, delivered medical supplies to the only medical facility in the Sokolac area.

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History of Bosnia and Herzegovina from the origins to 1992
 

"SFOR Informer" decided to tell you this history, from the first centuries BC. six chapters will be published, from the Illyrian time to 1992 and the beginning of the war.

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Feet in the water
 

Bila Valley - From June 20 to 22, the Dutch from Novi Travnik intervened to assist the local population during spectacular flooding.

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Operation Domino
 

Capljna - Directed by the Civil Military Co-operation team (G9) of MND-SE, the divisional engineering branch are carrying out works consisting of de-mining and clearing rubble in two resettlements in Prebilovci area.

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Men in the shadow
 

As soon as Ambassadors' trip was decided and its date established, a working group was formed to deal with all the practical considerations.

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Ambassadors, representatives meet to discuss visit
 

All Ambassadors to BiH or their representatives gathered at SFOR headquarters June 13 to make final preparations for the annual Ambassadors’ Visit, scheduled for June 27.

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Providing hope. Ambassadors in MND-SE
 

The delegation led by DCOMSFOR Major General François de Goësbriand, looked round Mostar and Visegrad resettlements.

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Providing comfort. Ambassadors in MND SW
 

The selected sites were chosen as areas of return for displaced persons: Halapic village in Glamoc Municipality (Federation, Canton 10), and Radic village, in Bosanska Krupa Municipality (Federation, Canton 1).

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Providing help. Ambassadors in MND-N
 

June 27, ten Ambassadors assisted the return process by visiting key areas, such as Gornje Kolibe, an agricultural village, and Janja, a security hot spot, in MND-North.

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COMSFOR Flight Detachment reaches out to local students
 

About 50 children and three teachers from Osnovna School in Dobrinja were welcomed to the hangar that is home to the COMSFOR Flight Detachment.

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Harvest weapons destruction
 

June 29, over 670 weapons were destroyed in a factory located in Zenica, near the Turkish Battalion Task Force camp. This time, it was a demonstration of the commitment of the Armed Forces in BiH to support OP Harvest.

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Sharing knowledge. Italian-Moroccan activities
 

Sarajevo - During the first week of July one Moroccan platoon visited the Italian Battle Group, at Tito Barracks in Sarajevo. The exchange activities comprised a joint patrol, as well as an Italian weapons display, July 3.

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Dear Barbara
 

Glamoc - June 26, Maj. Gen. Rick J. Hillier, Commander General of MND SW, announced during a press conference the SFOR decision concerning the future of Resolute Barabara Range (RBR).

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New Finnish CIMIC house in Bijeljina
 

Bijeljina - To support the minority return process is part of SFOR's mission. This is illustrated by the clearly expected opening of a CIMIC house in the Northeast of the country.

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Emergency training. Red Wing exercise
 

Mostar-Ortijes - MND-SE has undertaken Exercise Red Wing in order to display and gauge its emergency procedures in a crisis situation, simulating an aeroplane crash at Mostar Airport.

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Soldier in the Spotlight
 

"Once or twice a month, patrolling with infantry was a way to escape from the camp and to see the country," remembers Cpl. Wilco Wilhelmus Jansen, from the Dutch engineering unit.

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