MFO Troop Contributors

At a glance

Thirteen nations (Australia, Canada, Colombia, the Czech Republic, the Republic of the Fiji Islands, France, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, the United Kingdom, the United States and Uruguay) contribute personnel to make up the MFO's Force. It is the largest element of the MFO and is a joint organization with army, air and naval components. As of April 2019, the MFO's Force numbered 1152 personnel.


Contingents in the MFO rotate in and out of the Sinai using a system of progressive personnel changeover, with the exception of the United States Infantry Battalion which rotates as a unit. Length of tour of duty varies but most contingents spend from six to twelve months in the Sinai.

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Colombia
  • Czech Republic
  • Fiji
  • France
  • Italy
  • Japan
  • New Zealand
  • Norway
  • UK
  • US
  • Uruguay