VISIT OF FINNISH CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE ARMY COMMAND
PRISTINA, Kosovo. Today Major General Guglielmo Luigi Miglietta, KFOR
Commander, received Major General Jorma Heikki Tapio Ala-Sankila, Chief of
Staff of the Finnish Army Command at the KFOR Headquarters, in Camp "Film
During the meeting, the high ranking Officers discussed the overall security
situation in Kosovo and the considerable contribution provided by the Finnish
service members to KFOR in maintaining a stable level of security throughout
General Miglietta remarked that KFOR’s mission remains unchanged and any
change to KFOR’s force posture will be based on careful analysis of the conditions
on the ground.
Currently, Finnish troops in Kosovo are deployed within the HQ of Joint Regional
Detachment – Centre, where they also provide one of the Liaison and Monitoring
Teams (K9) as well as a number of Staff Officers within KFOR HQ. General
Miglietta concluded his address thanking the Finnish contingent for the extremely
important contribution that they continue to make to KFOR.