The EAGLE ASSIST operation began on 10-12-2001 to help the US Armed Forces to control their airspace, after the terrorist attacks on 9-11-2001, in application of Article 5 of the Washington Treaty.
Circular bronze medal by Eekelers-Centini bvba (BELGIUM) Measurements: 35 mm diameter.
Obverse: NATO star and wreath of olive leaves.
Reverse: "North Atlantic Treaty Organization" "In the service of peace and freedom" in English and French.
Dark blue ribbon with a white and gold stripe without a device.
New. Complete set with medal, ribbon bar, mini medal with ARTICLE 5 device and buckle closure. Deluxe plastic case.
Medal in perfect condition. Own collection, well preserved!