US Donation to Bosnia and Herzegovina July 5, 2019


U.S has donated 20 M1123 cargo/troop carrier High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles to Bosnia and Herzegovina’s (BiH’s) Armed Forces.

During the handover ceremony in Rajlovac barracks in the capital Sarajevo, BiH’s Defence minister pointed out that this donation shows the U.S. commitment to a partnership with BiH: “It can be related to tasks that are based on the Law of BiH, whether it is peace missions, helping the population in case of natural disasters or military exercises,” Marina Pendeš said.  The US ambassador to BiH Eric Nelson stated that this marked another step in progress of BiH’s Armed Forces, which showed “to be a good partner to NATO members and the global fight against terrorism”.

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