You are invited to attend this lecture by guest Major-General D. Thompson
Multinational Force and Observers: Promoting Peace and Security in the Sinai
on Monday 24 April 2017
Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Presentation starts at 7:00 p.m.
Question and answer period to follow.
Major-General Denis Thompson is a Canadian Army officer who commanded the Multinational Force and Observers (MFO) mission from 2014 to 2017. The MFO, headquartered in Rome, is an independent international organization created by an agreement between the Arab Republic of Egypt and the State of Israel, with peacekeeping responsibilities in the Sinai. The mission of the MFO is to supervise the implementation of the security provisions of the 1979 Egyptian-Israeli Treaty of Peace and employ best efforts to prevent any violation of its terms.
Location: The Military Museums, 4520 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary AB