During the visit of the BMTF Collective Training, the delegation led by the Chairman of the BMTF Steering Board, Mr. Krste Malinkovski, BMTF Commander, Lieutenant Colonel Žarko Mićović, and Norwegian advisor, Major Dagfinn Bjørklid, met with the Representative of the UN Secretary General, Her Excellency, Ms. Simona-Mirela Miculescu. The meeting was a result of the continued cooperation between the two international organizations that foster honest and close cooperation. Malinkovski had the honor to inform that BMTF fulfilled the very important goal for 2018, the formal establishment of BMTF.
Miculescu stressed the strong support of this exceptional regional initiative and added that BMTF is the most relevant structure that has been born in this region lately.
Malinkovski said that BMTF is strongly committed to co-operation with the UN and that the UN support is highly valued.
Also, the delegation met with Colonel Uglješa Jovičić, Head of the Military Health Department. Colonel Jovičić expressed gratitude for all efforts made over the past period and expressed readiness for further support, offering his capacities and experiences in direction of achieving full operational capability (FOC).
Mr. Malinkovski thanked for the support so far and emphasized that it is an honor to cooperate with great professionals, who undoubtedly exist throughout the region and make a great contribution to the development of this multinational medical unit.