New Rotation of Force Protection Platoon in UNIFIL

Friday, 7.8.2020 | Multinational Operations
A part of the Serbian Armed Forces contingent was sent from the „Konstantin the Great“ airport in Niš to the United Nations peacekeeping operation in Lebanon (UNIFIL).

A force protection platoon from the Training Command was sent to Lebanon, which will perform tasks in the Sector West within the Italian contingent for the next six months. They will take over the duty in Lebanon from the previous, eleventh in a row, rotation of force protection platoon, which have completed all tasks in the previous six months following the mandate of the UNIFIL mission.

The Serbian Armed Forces has been engaged within the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) since 2010. The Serbian Armed Forces also engages an infantry company in this mission, which performs tasks as an independent unit within the Spanish battalion in the multinational brigade of the Sector East.

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