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15.6.2018 •A mortar platoon of 60 soldiers from the 71st Mechanised Battalion left their home base in Hranice for Latvia on 14th June to form the initial part of NATO’s enhanced forward presence (eFP) in the Baltic states.


4.6.2018 •Deputies from the lower house of parliament have endorsed the mandate for Czech foreign missions for the second half of 2018, and for 2019 and 2020.

Foreign deployments have been passed

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The Czech Mission is a tenpart documentary series covering service of Czech soldiers in multinational operations and in observation missions of the United Nations and the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
The first part is dedicated to history and purpose of deploying Czech soldiers to foreign military operations and missions. Other parts show work of the Czech service members on deserts of Iraq, on snow-covered Kosovo mountains, around diamond mines in Sierra Leone´s jungle, or in forgotten corners of wild Congo, and depict missions in Afghanistan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Liberia and (former Soviet) Georgia.
The production of this series lasted seven months, during which the staff visited nineteen countries of three continents.
The project of this documentary series has been the joint effort of the Czech Ministry of Defennce, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the Czech Television. The series has been produced by A-NEWS, s.r.o.
Published by Ministry of Defence of CR – AVIS 2007
Photos: Michal Novotný - Lidové noviny