KFOR MNBG-West marked Change of Command ceremony

Jun 13, 2017
Pristina - Multinational Battle Group-West (MNBG-W) Change of Command ceremony, presided by COMKFOR, Major General Giovanni FUNGO, took place yesterday, June 12th, at Camp Villaggio Italia. On this occasion, outgoing Commander, Colonel Stefano IMPERIA, handed over the command to Colonel Enzo CERUZZI.

H.E. Piero Cristoforo SARDI, Italian Ambassador in Kosovo, and MG Gaetano ZAUNER, Italian Joint Operational Headquarters Chief Of Staff, were present at the ceremony.

Addressing the troops, COMKFOR expressed his appreciation for the results achieved by the Battle Group, recognizing their outstanding ability to perform tasks and undertake responsibilities with reliability, professionalism and great attention to detail.

During the six month tour of duty, MNBG-W, Italian led multinational unit, contributed to maintain SASE and FoM as 3rd responder within its area of responsibility and as 1st responder for the Decani Monastery. The MNBG-W also implemented a number of projects on civil-military cooperation intended to support and contribute to improve the living conditions for the local population.
 

MNBG-West marked Change of Command