On the 16 July, at the Cdr EUTM-S Change of Command Ceremony was present, among other guests, the B.G. Predrag Bandic, Serbian Military Representative to Nato/EU in Bruxelles. The Serbian high officer, for the first time in visit to EUTM-S, after the ceremony, had a meeting with the outgoing EUTM-S Mission Force Commander B.G. Addis and the incoming Commander B.G. Spreafico, for a direct better acquaintance and exchange of ideas.

Republic of Serbia, although not a European Union country, has joined the EU Mission in 2012, in EUTM-S in Mogadishu is responsible for the ROLE 1 hospital and JMED position.