Edition 87
May 10, 2000



Guide to locations

 

 


Commanders' Conference - a forum for maximum results
 

Interview with Brigadier Bernd Diepenhorst, Chief of Staff, SFOR, regarding the Commanders' Conference as a key means for COMSFOR to pass on his intent.

 

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F-16 wreckage found
 

The wreckage of a U.S. F-16 shot down in 1995 has been located in northwestern Bosnia and Hercegovina.

 

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HQ SFOR - the move to Butmir begins
 

First of May marked the beginning of the major move of HQ SFOR from its current location in Ilidza to Camp Butmir.

 

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MEDEVAC for a new-born Bosnian child
 

SFOR organises a MEDEVAC to German hospital for seriously ill son of an EAF commander.

 

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Gradiska bridge opened
 

The new civilian bridge spanning the River Sava at Gradiska was inaugerated 3 May.

 

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When "I Love You" is bad news
 

The virus that rocked the computer world hit SFOR too. Some tips on avoiding contamination

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De-launching makes space for reconstruction
 

Two military bridges are taken down by SFOR to allow for civilian construction over the River Vrbas in Republika Srpska.

 

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VRS amunition destruction
 

SFOR elements of Multinational Division South east destroy excess ammunition belonging to the Army of Republika Srpska.

 

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The Support Helicopter Force of DJ Barracks
 

Meet the SHF flying choppers in support of Operation Joint Forge.

 

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Canadian Artillery at Glamoc
 

Canadian artillery limbers up on the Glamoc Ranges with their 105mm LG1 Mark 3.

 

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Spanish monitor de-mining operations
 

Spanish SFOR inspections teams still working to ensure that EAF de-mining is carried out efficiently.

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The Albanian security platoon
 

Small but dedicated. The Albanian Security Platoon may not be the biggest contingent in SFOR but these officers and conscripts tackle their job with great enthusiasm

 

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Austrians paving road to peace
 

Their transfer to Camp Carreau (Rajlovac) complete, the Austrian Contingent is finding that there is plenty of work to keep them busy.


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Demining funding
 

A day of walking and mine-education in the hills around Sarajevo - a way of saving lives and raising money.

 

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The Kings Own Royal Border Regiment
 

The UK tankers of MND-Sw

 

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Press conference on Harvest
 

A press conference in Doboj to announce the goals of Operation Harvest.

 

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School visit
 

A team of experts visits schools to raise the awareness of schoolchildren regarding mines and unexpoloded ordnance.


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Weather forecasting
 

Everyone loves to complain about the accuracy of weather forecasters, but SFOR has some very highly trained people and sophisticated equipment at its disposal to enhance SFORs opewrability.

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Volleyball Tournament
 

Sports help to bridge the divide.

 

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Exercise Blue Light
 

Canadians on MEDEVAC Exercise

 

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Orthodox Easter - all welcome
 

The Greek SFOR Contingent in Visoko make sure that Orhtodox easter is for all denominations.

 

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Soldier in the spotlight

 

 

 

 

 

Lt. Ferdinand Sina.

 

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