MULTINATIONAL SPECIALIZED UNIT
The KFOR Multinational Specialized Unit (MSU) is based in Pristina and is an element of COM KFOR’s forces. It is composed entirely of Italian Carabinieri.
The MSU is a military unit composed of police forces with military status. It provides COM KFOR with a capability for security operations including criminal intelligence, crowd and riots control (CRC) as well as information gathering and assessment. The MSU can also provide advice training and support to local police forces on a wide range of policing issues if required, including: law enforcement, combating organized crime and terrorism, war crime investigation, crime prevention and public security.
The MSU is commanded by an Italian Carabinieri Officer who advises COM KFOR’S on all civilian police matters.
MSU KFOR REGIMENT COMMANDER is Colonel Ruggiero CAPODIVENTO