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Common Operations SAVA, DRINO and TUZI

Based on the expressed need of Beneficiaries to the acute increase in the migration, additionally supported by the Regional Risk Analysis Workshop and the Planning of Common and Coordinated Operations Meeting, which took place in June 2018 at Brdo near Kranj, Slovenia, under the auspices of the DCAF Border Security Programme, and in the framework of the project […]

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Bosnian Police Detains Two Migrants, Finds Weapons

Bosnian police have detained two migrants from Syria and Algeria and found hidden weapons during a raid in the capital Sarajevo, the police said on Monday. “During the raid of several locations, the police found a rifle, four pistols, gun silencer and ammunition,” Sarajevo police spokeswoman Suvada Kuldija told Reuters, adding the raid took place […]

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Border Security and Management Seminar organised by RACVIAC with the support of DCAF Ljubljana

Between 12 and 14 March 2018 RACVIAC – Centre for security cooperation organised the “Border Security and Management Seminar” together with the support of DCAF Ljubljana. The Seminar was attended by representatives from the Police, Customs, Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Defence, Ministry of Security and focused on contemporary challenges in […]

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Meeting of Chiefs of Border Police Services in the WB Region on the IISG and WBBSi

During the meeting of Chiefs of Border Police Services in the WB Region, organised under the auspice of the DCAF Border Security Programme (BSP) the delegates discussed the IISG and the WB Border Security initiative (WBBSi). The meeting, which was also attended by Partners in the WBBSi, is part of regular DCAF BSP activities and served […]

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Ministers of the Western Balkans endorse the IISG mechanism in the Western Balkans

Today, at Brdo pri Kranju, Slovenia, the IISG Board at the level of ministers of interior/security was convened in the framework of the hosting Brdo Process led by the Slovenian Ministry of the Interior. The ministers expressed their full support and endorsed the establishment of the IISG framework together with the Terms of Reference to […]

Trieste, 12 July 2017 – Western Balkan Heads of Government on the WBCTi and the IISG

At yesterday’s summit in Trieste, the leaders of the Western Balkan countries focused on the fight against terrorism, extremism, radicalization and organised crime. Their declaration emphasised that “countering terrorism and preventing violent extremism and radicalization leading to violence are common threats, requiring a tailor-made approach, based on the understanding of local realities and the wider regional […]