General Information

Operation Riverbank

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) has two officers deployed to Iraq to support the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI).  The ADF contribution is known as Operation Riverbank.

A colonel is based in Baghdad and currently fulfils the role of senior military adviser to the Special Representative of the Secretary‑General within the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq.

A lieutenant colonel is in Kirkuk as a military adviser to the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq.