The Netherlands to provide Military Personnel to the MFO

The Kingdom of the Netherlands and the Multinational Force and Observers are pleased to announce they have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the provision of four Dutch military personnel to fill specialized positions on the MFO Force Commander's staff in the Sinai.

Renewal of Director General Satterfield

The Egyptian, Israeli and U.S. Governments have agreed, in accordance with the Annex to the Protocol to the Treaty of Peace, to renew Ambassador David M. Satterfield's term of office as Director General of the Multinational Force and Observers for an additional four years in recognition of his successful leadership through a challenging period for the Treaty of Peace and the MFO.

The United Kingdom Becomes an MFO Donor State

The MFO has been advised that the United Kingdom will be joining the ranks of MFO Donor States pursuant to a decision by the MENA AP/CP Strategic Programme Board  of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to provide £250,000 of funding to the MFO.