NATO NATION ANTICIPATED CONTRIBUTION:
Approx 700 troops in UNCRO for Eastern Slavonia force will likely remain. Also expect approximately 300-400 logistics troops.
Canadian battalion currently in UNPROFOR (1250 troops) may remain.
One infantry battalion (800-1000 troops) will participate in the Nordic Brigade. Elements currently in B-H will transfer authority.
Approximately 7,500 current forces in UNPROFOR will transfer authority to IFOR. Approx 2500 additional troops outside of B-H for support (such as air-sea lift). Would form 2 Mechanized Brigades. Will command Sarajevo sector.
Combat support role (in Croatia-primarily Split, Zadar and Sibenik), including transportation battalion, engineer battalion, logistics battalion, army flying regiment, and a medical brigade.
Parliamentary approval to send a reinforced infantry brigade (the Garibaldi Brigade - mechanized with special paratrooper forces, military police, armor, fire support, logistics, and medical) plus continued air and naval participation.
Anticipate company-sized contribution.
THE NETHERLANDS 2,000
Anticipate a force based on the approx 1600 currently in UNPROFOR. Also likely to continue air element.
Represents forces currently in UNPROFOR likely to participate in Nordic Brigade. Would include engineering company, MP company, medical company, and logistics battalion.
Anticipate 1-3 companies
Anticipate reinforced battalion contribution.
Approximately 965 troops in UNPROFOR likely to continue.
UNITED KINGDOM 14,000
Builds on UNPROFOR troops, UK will command western sector.
Force composition: INF BN(+) Poland
HQ Denmark ENGR CO Norway
INF BN(-) Denmark LOG BN Norway
INF BN Sweden MP CO Norway
INF BN Finland MED CO Norway
POTENTIAL NON-NATO PARTICIPANTS
AUSTRIA Offered, expect about 300
BANGLADESH 1250 in UNPROFOR
EGYPT Expressed Interest
ESTONIA Interested PFP member
FINLAND Offered 850 for Nordic Brigade
CZECH REPUBLIC Offered 800 troop combat battalion
HUNGARY Support facilities only
UKRAINE Interested PFP member
MALAYSIA UNPROFOR participant
LATVIA Interested PFP member
LITHUANIA Interested PFP member
NEW ZEALAND Small contribution in RRF
PAKISTAN UNPROFOR participant, expect 1,000
POLAND Interested PFP member, expect about 800
SLOVAK REPUBLIC UNPROFOR participant
SWEDEN Expect up to 1,000 for Nordic Brigade
RUSSIAN FEDERATION Expect 1,500-2,500
OVERALL FORCE COMPOSITION IFOR HEADQUARTERS IN SARAJEVO
FRENCH DIVISION HQ, MOSTAR AOR: EAST B-H
13.5K total troops
UK DIVISION HQ, GORNJI VAKUF AOR: WEST B-H
12-14K total troops
US DIVISION HQ, TUZLA AOR: N/NE B-H
12-20K total troops