EU Appoints Florin Bulgariu to lead EUBAM Rafah

At a meeting of the Political and Security Committee of the Council of the European Union, Florin Bulgariu was appointed Head of EUBAM Rafah, effective 1 November 2020. 
Mr. Bulgariu is a high ranking police officer (Colonel) with more than 25 years... more

Council Extends the Mandates of EU CSDP Civilian Missions for One More Year

The Council decided to extend the mandates until 30 June 2021 of three of its Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP) civilian missions: the European Border Assistance Mission in Libya (EUBAM Libya), the European Border Assistance Mission in the... more

“Counterfeit goods not only threaten the economy, but also people’s health – in particular counterfeit food and medicine”

Antonella Di Sandri, from Italy’s northeast, was appointed as a Senior Customs Officer in the city of Udine in 1999, and for the past two decades has worked on customs issues in her home country as well as EU-funded projects in the Balkans. Since... more

EUBAM Rafah Contributes to the Detection of Illnesses at the Border

In order to support the Palestinian General Administration for Borders and Crossings during the global fight against COVID-19, as well the fight against infectious diseases more widely, the Head of the European Union border assistance Mission, EUBAM... more

The General Administration for Borders and Crossings Imposes New Measures in Mitigation of the Rapidly Spreading Coronavirus

As part of the efforts to control the spread of Coronavirus, the General Administration for Borders and Crossings has stepped up new measures to examine incoming travelers.
The mobile clinic, that was donated by EUBAM Rafah and served as a private... more

EUBAM Rafah Conducts its First Workshop on Addressing Needs of Disabled Passengers

On 23 January 2020, the European Union Border Assistance Mission concluded a one-day-workshop on "Enhancing GABC Capacities in Adressing the Needs of Disabled People Crossing the Border". This workshop, held in Jericho, comes as the first of its... more