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Medals for KFOR peacekeepers

CHISINAU, December 13, 2021 - Moldovan and Italian soldiers on the KFOR peacekeeping mission in Kosovo were awarded the "Medal for the Balkan Peacekeeping Mission" in recognition of their commitment to the operation.

The award was presented at a ceremony held at the "Camp Vilaggio Italia" in Pech,

According to the commander of the KFOR-15 contingent, Lieutenant-Colonel Victor Goja, the medals were handed by Colonel Andrea Bertazzo, Superior of the Western Regional Command, who expressed his appreciation for the professionalism shown by the Moldovan and Italian military for six months.

The fifteenth contingent of the National Army, seconded in the KFOR operation, led by the North Atlantic Alliance, will return to the Republic of Moldova in January 2022.

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