The Republic of Slovenia takes part in the Global Coalition against Daesh by assuming an officer-level duty in the coalition command established within the U.S. Central Command; by donating weapons and equipment, and by providing training of service members in the northern part of Iraq.

"Slovenia is committed to the fight against terrorism, especially Daesh, which poses a serious security threat to the European Union and Slovenia"

Karl Erjavec, Minister of Foreign Affairs (3rd February 2016)


Slovenian Armed Forces (SAF) members constitute part of a Mobile Training Team working within the Kurdistan Training Coordination Center (KTCC) in Erbil.
SAF members
provide mentoring support in infantry weapons handling and tactics, basic medical services, engineering and signals.