ISAF - Provincial Reconstruction Team in Logar
Czech PRT Logar comprises military and civilian parts.
NATO Operation in Afghanistan
The Czech Republic operates its own Provincial Reconstruction Team in Logar
The Czech authorities responded to calls of allies for reinforcement of allied military presence in Afghanistan in support of success of ISAF operation in suppressing Taliban activities and in support of the Afghan Government.
The ACR have participated in the NATO International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan since 12 March 2004.
Commander of the 4th ACR Contingent PRT Logar Lieutenant Colonel Milan Schulc assumed operational task as of the 17 September 2009. Soldiers are being deployed for six months.
The Czech PRT comprises both military and civilian part. The core of the military part is formed by soldiers of the 4th Rapid Deployment Brigade based at Žatec, Czech Republic, complemented by other soldiers of necessary specialisations.
Commander of the 4th ACR Contingent PRT Logar:
Colonel Milan Schulc (higher rank since 28 October 2009)
Size of the military part:
- 277 personnel
Leader of the civilian part:
Size of the civilian part:
- 14 civilians
Personnel of Czech PRT Logar is located at the US Forward Operating Base Shank (FOB Shank).
January 14, 2010