“Members of the Armed Forces of Bosnia and Herzegovina travel on May 1, 2018 in the United States to participate in the “Budna Straza” exercise.

The exercise will be held in Maryland organized by the National Guard and the federal state, with the goal of training co-ordination, operational relations, plans and procedures for action in emergency situations and cases of natural and other disasters and accidents.

Representatives of the Ministry of Defense and the Armed Forces of BiH participate in this exercise within the framework of the State Partnership Pogram of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Federal State of Maryland.

In addition to the representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the representatives of the A-5 member countries – Albania, Montenegro, Croatia, Macedonia and Serbia will participate in the exercise, and the experiences and lessons learned from the exercise will serve the Balkan participants in the future to plan and organize a similar exercise at the regional level.” (translated from Klix)