MNBG-W conducted "Cross Training" exercise
Belo Polje - Multinational Battle Group-West (MNBG–W) Manoeuvre Battalion, supported by KFOR Tactical Reserve Battalion (KTRBN), conducted Crowd and Riot Control (CRC) "Cross Training” exercise in Camp "Villaggio Italia” training area.
The exercise was based on a realistic scenario and it was preceded by two days of preparation and training in Crowd Riot Control (CRC) drills and techniques. The purpose of the exercise was to maintain the Manoeuvre Battalion capabilities in order to enhance the operative integration and flexibility of the units involved in the training.
Italian led MMBG-W is based in Camp "Villaggio Italia”, in the western part of Kosovo. MNBG-W contributing nations are: Austria, Italy, Moldavia and Slovenia. The focus of their operations is to ensure the security of the Decane’s Monastery as the "first responder” and the freedom of movement and the maintenance of a safe and secure environment in the assigned area of intelligence responsibility.