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US Ambassador visited CROMAC

07.06.2016

On Tuesday, June 7, US ambassador to Croatia, Her Excellency, Julieta Valls Noyes, visited Sisak-moslavina County and was afterwards organized with a visit to the Croatian Mine Action Centre, where she was welcomed by the CROMAC delegation, director Draen Jakopec and assistant director Miljenko Vahtari.
The respectable guests were presented with the mine action system in the Republic of Croatia and they talked about the mine problem, the obligation of the Republic of Croatia according to the Ottawa Convention, financial means and projects financed by the EU. Also, guests presented special attention towards demining priorities, mine victims and of course, cooperation with the US in solving the mine problem.

At the end of the meeting the Ambassador was invited to, upon completion of the demining project in "Kotar uma", financed with the funds raised throughout the charity event "Night for Safe Steps" which is traditionally organized by American Chamber of Commerce, to attend the Ceremony of Demining Certificate handover, concerning the clearance of the area.

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