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WVF PRESIDENT ATTENDS FRENCH ARMISTICE DAY IN PARIS

18 November 2016

At the invitation of the President of the French Republic, Mr. François Hollande, Dan-Viggo Bergtun, President of the World Veterans Federation, took part in the French Armistice Day Ceremony at the Arc de Triomphe. This event is organized every year on November 11 to commemorate the Armistice signed between the Allies and Germany, which ended World War I.

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF UNITED NATIONS PEACEKEEPERS

4 April 2017

29 May is the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers. The day was established to “honour the memory of the UN Peacekeepers who have lost their lives in the cause of peace and to pay tribute to all the men and women who have served and continue to serve in UN peacekeeping operations for their high level of professionalism, dedication and courage.” 

 

PRESIDENT BERGTUN VISITS WARSAW

14 June 2017

From 23-24 May 2017, WVF President, Mr. Dan-Viggo Bergtun, visited Warsaw, Poland, to meet with our Polish Member Associations, the Head of the WVF’s Peace and Security Division, Gen. Stanislaw Wozniak, as well as important government and security figures.

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