European Union External Action

Evacuating flood affected civilians

10/01/2021 - 11:59
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EUFOR Operation Althea in Bosnia and Herzegovina

In 2014 Bosnia and Herzegovina was hit by the heaviest rainfall in 120 years, cutting off wide areas of the country. EUFOR joined lifesaving air evacuation efforts and later on reclassified its annual operational rehearsal into a disaster relief exercise assisting authorities with troops on the ground.