01 October 2018 - A convoy of the EU Training Mission in Somalia was hit today in Mogadishu. No personnel of EUTM-S were injured and the convoy returned safely. No shots were fired by EUTM-S neither during nor after the blast. Sadly, civilians in the vicinity of the attack are reported to be among the
CLOSING CEREMONY AND EXERCISE OF THE 2nd LIGHT INFANTRY COMPANY COURSE LED BY EUROPEAN UNION TRAINING MISSION – SOMALIA
Mogadishu, 27th September 2018, the 2nd Light Infantry Company course closing ceremony took place at “General Dhagabadan Training Centre” (GDTC), the training area where the EUTM-S trains Somali National Army companies and Somali instructors. Mission Force Commander BG Spreafico, the Training Team chief Col. Guerrero, BG Bile Ibrahim Adan, the Deputy CDF and representatives
September 22nd - General Dahir Adan Elmi, the new Somali Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) visited the European Union Training Mission Somalia (EUTM-S) for the first time. The most senior officer in the Somali Armed Forces began with a visit to General Dhagabadan Training Centre (GDTC) in Mogadishu, where the European Union Training Mission
THE EUROPEAN TRAINING MISSION SOMALIA FAMILY – Discovering the 9 national contingents. Today… SPAIN!
An occasion to better know the nine contingents that are composing EUTM-S... Today SPAIN! The Spanish contingent in EUTM-S is composed by 10 officers and 4 NCO from Army and 2 officers from Navy. Spanish personnel is covering position in EUTM-S HQ staff, training team and advisory team. Thanks Spain!!… Gracias Espaňa!!
Mogadishu, 8th September 2018 - Inside the International Campus is the day for the award of the European Union Common Security and Defense Policy Service Medal to military and civilian personnel who completed more than 30 days working in EUTM-S. The medal was awarded from the EUTM-S Mission Force Commander B.G. Matteo SPREAFICO on
Mogadiscio, 3rd of September 2018 - A delegation of European Union Training Mission Somalia (EUTM-S) today have payed a visit to Gen. Dahir Adan Elmi, the new Somali Chief of Defence Forces (CDF) in “Villa Gashandiga” HQ. The EUTM-S Mission Force Commander, BG Matteo SPREAFICO, accompanied by Col. SANTORO, Advisor Team Head and Col.