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May 19, 2022

MFO Spotlight: the Uruguayan Contingent


The MFO speaks with CAPT Gonzalo Barros, Transport Platoon Leader, and 2LT Brian Morat, Field Engineering Liaison Officer, of the Uruguayan Contingent regarding the important work they do in providing transport and engineering support to the MFO mission. For more information on the contingent, please see the following link.

May 9, 2022

The MFO completes expansion of Remote Site 2

The MFO has completed expansion works at Remote Site 2 in northern Sinai to safeguard effective, current and future operations critical to the success of our mission on behalf of Egypt and Israel.

Apr 29, 2022

MFO Commemorates 40 Years of Peacekeeping in Sinai

On April 25, 1982, the date specified in the Treaty of Peace, representatives of Egypt, Israel, and the MFO met at North Camp. The red, white, and black banner of the Arab Republic of Egypt was raised, signaling the return of Sinai to Egyptian sovereignty. At that moment, the MFO took up its mission of peace.

Apr 28, 2022

Norway extends funding support for COU


Norway has generously agreed to extend its financial support of the MFO’s Civilian Observer Unit (COU) in 2022.

Apr 11, 2022

MFO Spotlight: Our Staff in Tel Aviv


The MFO speaks with Ms. Galit Edri, one of our National Staff at our Representative Office in Tel Aviv, about her work with and contributions to the MFO.

Mar 29, 2022

Our Bygone Contingents



The MFO is pleased to announce that we have revised our contingent page to acknowledge two former MFO Troop-Contributors: Hungary and the Netherlands.

Mar 24, 2022

MFO Spotlight: Our Local Egyptian Contract Hire Civilian Staff

The MFO speaks with Mrs. Asmaa Ayoub, one of our locally engaged Egyptian Contract Hire Civilian Staff from Care Managerial and Technical Services, on her experience serving as the MFO’s Library Supervisor at South Camp.

Mar 21, 2022

Supplemental Japanese Funding in 2022

The MFO is honored to announce that the Government of Japan has generously agreed to provide supplemental project funding for an eighth consecutive year to ensure the safety of our personnel and the effectiveness of our mission.

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