Visit of the Norwegian Chief of Defence

Delegation from the Norwegian Armed Forced led by Chief of Defence, Admiral Haakon Bruun-Hanssen and Major General Pavle Arsoski from the Army of the Republic of North Macedonia visited the Balkan Medical Task Force. During the visit delegation was briefed by the Commander LTC Žarko Mićovic, about the mission, tasks of the BMTF, and for the obtained …

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BMTF day ceremony

On 14th of May 2019, in “Ilinden” barracks in Skopje, North Macedonia, members of the Steering Board and the Standing Organization of the Balkan Medical Task Force on a ceremony marked the BMTF Day and reaching the full operational capability. On the ceremony, beside the Deputy Minister of Defence of the host country – North Macedonia, …

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“Vigorous warrior 2019” exercise

Balkan Medical Task Force (BMTF) took part in the “Vigorous Warrior -19” exercise. It was an international medical exercise organized by the NATO Centre of Excellence for Military Medicine (MILMEDCOE) together with a Host Nation – Republic of Romania. The exercise was conducted from 1st to 14th  April 2019 in Cincu, Republic of Romania, at the training area of the Romanian Armed Forces …

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Mass Casualty Course

From 11th to 15th February 2019 in Skopje, North Macedonia, Mass Casualties (MASCAL) Course was conducted with representatives of all six nations participating in Balkan Medical Task Force.  The course was conducted in organisation of NATO Centre of excellence for military medicine (NATO MILMED COE) and the Multinational Medical Coordination Centre with facilitators from Hungary, Netherlands and …

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BMTF Presentation to the OSCE Forum for Security Cooperation

During Chairmanship with Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Forum for Security Cooperation (FSC), Slovenian Ministry of defence initiated presentation of Balkan Medical Task Force (BMTF).  Presentation of BMTF to OSCE FSC was by Steering Board Chairman, Mr. Krste Malinkovski and Slovenian representative from Ministry of defence, Mr. Gregor Zupan.  The presentation was focused …

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BMTF SB Chairman visit to the BMTF Collective Training

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 …

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BMTF participation to the exercise “Saber Guardian 2017”

In the period from 10th of July until 18th of July 2017, 58 members of the Balkan Medical Task Force along with personnel from 30th Medical Brigade/US Army and Romanian Army in the military air base “Mihail Kogalniceanu”, near Constanta, Romania, participated in the exercise “Saber Guardian 2017”. Purpose of the participation of the Balkan Medical Task Force was to train personnel …

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