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 present 5th ACR Unit in PRT Logar Colonel Rudolf Honzak assumed operational task as of the 23 February 2010. 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 72nd Mechanised Battalion based at Praslavice, 13th Artillery Brigade based at Jince, and soldiers of the 43rd Airborne Mechanised Battalion based at Chrudim, Czech Republic, complemented by other soldiers of necessary specialisations.
Commander of the 5th ACR Unit in PRT Logar:
Colonel Rudolf Honzak
Size of the military part:
- 286 personnel
Leader of the civilian part:
Size of the civilian part:
- 12 civilian experts
Personnel of Czech PRT Logar is located at the US Forward Operating Base Shank (FOB Shank).
- 4th ACR Contingent PRT Logar
- 3rd ACR Contingent PRT Logar
- 2nd ACR Contingent PRT Logar
- 1st ACR Contingent PRT Logar
Updated: July 8, 2010