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11-8-2020, 11:00 UTC
Czech forces in
international operations
 
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Overview of Czech forces in international operations:



Anti-chemical unit in Kuwait, photo: Radek Hampl, www.army.cz 1) Saudi Arabia/ Kuwait - Czechoslovak anti-chemical unit
  • DESERT STORM - December 1990 - April 1991


2) Croatia - Part of united Nations peacekeeping forces
  • UNPROFOR April 1992 - March 1995
  • UNCRO March 1995 - January 1996
  • UNTAES May 1995 - June 1998


Czechs forces in Kosovo 3) Bosnia/Herzegovina - Mechanized Battalion
  • IFOR January 1996 - March 1997
  • SFOR I March 1997 - August 1998
  • SFOR II August 1998 - till present
In Bosnia/Herzegovina the Czech forces were operating in the zone under UK supervision.



4) Albania - field hospital
  • AFOR (Allied Harbor) March 1999 - September 1999


Czechs forces in Macedonia, photo: Jan Prochazka, www.army.cz 5) Kosovo
  • KFOR June 1999 - till present
In Kosovo, the Czech troops were once again active in the UK zone along with fellow NATO troops from Canada, UK, Norway and Finland



6) Macedonia
  • Essential Harvest 17,8, 2001 - 10.10.2001


Czech field hospital 7) Kuwait
  • Enduring Freedom - March 2002 - till present


8) Afghanistan - The 6th field hospital
  • FINGAL March 2002 - till present