MNBG-W CHANGE OF COMMANDER CEREMONY
PRISTINA, Kosovo. Today KFOR Commander, Major General Guglielmo Luigi
Miglietta, attended the Multinational Battle Group West (MNBG-W) transfer of authority
between the 4 th Tank Regiment and the incoming 62 nd Infantry Regiment.
The ceremony was attended by the Italian Ambassador in Kosovo, H.E. Andreas
Ferrarese, the Italian Joint Operations Headquarters Deputy Commander, Major General
Stefano Vito Salamida and representatives of local religious and political local groups.
In his speech, KFOR Commander expressed his appreciation for the results achieved by
the men and women commanded by Colonel Alessandro Sarcià. They performed their
tasks in an outstanding manner, demonstrating professionalism and competence
throughout their deployment.
General Miglietta welcomed the 62 nd Infantry Regiment soldiers commanded by Giovanni
Giagheddu to the "KFOR family" and wished them a successful and safe tour of duty.
Multinational Battle Group West is a multi-national military unit at the level of a regiment,
consisting of Austrian, Italian, Moldovan Slovenian, service members. These companies
are highly mobile, flexible and are rapidly deployable all over Kosovo.