Mogadishu, 21st September 2020 - Brigadier General Zinzone, EUTM-S Mission Force Commander, took part in a training event organized by Col. Casey, Commander of British Forces, Somalia. Lt. Col. Hutton, SNA Training and Advisory Team’s Chief, briefed Brig. Gen. Zinzone on the current state of training, highlighting the importance of the different staff elements in
Mogadishu, 16th September 2020 - EUTM-S and UNSOS- FTS delivered the first INFOSEC awareness course to J2 and J6 Staff of the SNAF. This new course leads the way to a new professionalism of the young Officers and Warrant Officers. Thanks to the unique EUTM-S – UNSOS - FTS joint effort, this morning at
Mogadishu, 11th September 2020 - EUTM-S’ Force Commander met at EUTM-S HQ H.E. Hassan Mohamed Ali, Minister of Defence of Federal Government of Somalia, and Director General Ahmed Abdi Koshin. They held talks in order to update and synchronize joint activities at MOD and Defence General Staff levels.
Mogadishu, 10th September 2020 - The EUTM-Somalia Mission Force Commander and SNAF ACOS J7 held a joint closing ceremony for the 2nd C-IED course, organized and conducted between UNMAS (United Nations Mine Action Service) and EUTM-S. The 27 graduates will serve within 32° Engineer Battalion “Sanca”. The course, as highlighted by EUTM-S’ Force Commander,
Mogadishu, 29th August 2020 - A joint EUCAP Somalia – EUTM-S effort supporting capacity building of the Somali Police Force (SPF) was brought to a successful end today. In a final part of an advanced planning course, members of the SPF planning team put their practical knowledge to a test in a police-army coordination
Mogadishu, 22nd August 2020 - The Secretary General of the MOD, Ahmed Abdi Koshin, the SNAF Chief of Defence Odowaa Yusuf Rage and EUTM-S Force Commander convened on “General Dhagabadan Training Centre” to brief the highest Somali Military Authorities on the empowering of the Centre, considered by the SNAF CDF “the priority to give
Mogadishu 18th August 2020 - The meeting between the Commander of the Somali Armed Forces, General Odowaa Yusuf Rage, and the Commander of EUTM-S, Brigadier General Zinzone, allowed to deepen, under every aspect, issues on training and "force building" of the Somali Armed Forces. Many important details were discussed about all the activities in favour
Mogadishu 11th August 2020 - This morning Brigadier General Fabiano ZINZONE, on his second day in command of the EUTM-S mission, wanted to visit the "General Dhagabadan Training Center" in Mogadishu where most of the activities that contribute to the development of the security sector in Somalia take place. After being received by Brigadier