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The Republic of Korea Agrees to Provide a Contribution to the MFO

The MFO is pleased to announce that the Republic of Korea has communicated its decision to provide $300,000 in funding to the MFO for the current Fiscal Year (2015).

 

The MFO and both Treaty Parties are very thankful for this show of support to the organization and to the MFO’s mission of peace. Effective today, the Republic of Korea becomes a most welcome additional member of the family of MFO Donor States.

 

In the course of his visit to the Republic of Korea, on 16 April 2015, the MFO's Director General, David Satterfield, expressed his thanks for the Korean Government's contribution to MFO funding. Reporting on his visit may be found here.

Michael Sternberg 1937-2014

IN MEMORIAM
A SERVANT OF PEACE AND BELOVED COLLEAGUE
MICHAEL DAVID STERNBERG
17 July 1937 - 13 July 2014
MFO DIRECTOR GENERAL’S REPRESENTATIVE IN ISRAEL
24 November 1990 - 13 July 2014
Funeral Services were held at Kibbutz Einat, Israel, on July 17, joining family, friends, and MFO colleagues.

MFO Change of Command

Major General Denis Thompson of Canada assumed command today of the Multinational Force and Observers in the Sinai from Major General Warren Whiting of New Zealand.