The Government of Finland Provides a Contribution to the MFO

The MFO is pleased to announce that the Government of Finland has made a contribution of €100,000 to support the MFO in its work.

MFO Change of Command

Major General Warren Whiting of New Zealand assumed command of the Multinational Force and Observers in the Sinai today from Major General Kjell Narve Ludvigsen of Norway.  The ceremony was presided over by the MFO's Director General, Ambassador David M. Satterfield, and in attendance were dignitaries from Egypt, Israel, New Zealand and Norway.

Death of Former MFO Director General, Ambassador Wat T. Cluverius IV

Ambassador Cluverius was the MFO’s longest serving Director General.  He led the organization for ten years, from July 1988 to August 1998, and worked diligently to strengthen the MFO as a resource for the Treaty Parties and as a model for peace in the region.