CHIEF OF THE SWISS ARMED FORCES VISIT KFOR
Pristina, December 22nd , 2016. Today, COMKFOR, Major General Giovanni
Fungo, received at KFOR Headquarters, the Chief of the Swiss Armed Forces,
Lieutenant General Andrè Blattman.
The Generals discussed the current situation in the region and the Swiss
contribution to aid in the accomplishment of KFOR’s mandate in providing the
necessary conditions for the overall security situation in Kosovo.
During the dialogue, COMKFOR gave great praise to the Swiss General for his
continued participation and support in Kosovo and KFOR. Switzerland has been
instrumental with their mission contributions of both equipment and personnel
with competencies in engineering, heavy equipment operations, logistics and
With Swiss contributions in Kosovo from nearly 250 personnel, there’s a direct
link to the mission success of the Joint Logistic Support Group (JLSG), Joint
Regional Detachment North (JRD-N), Liaison and Monitoring Teams (LMT)
and KFOR Headquarters element with Switzerland and their continued KFOR