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Republic of Srpska President Congratulates St. Vitus Day – Patron Saint Day of Republic of Srpska Army and Third Infantry (Republic of Srpska) Regiment of Armed Forces of BiH 

The president of the Republic of Srpska Željka Cvijanović sent a message of congratulations to the commander of the Third Infantry (Republic of Srpska) Regiment of the Armed Forces of BiH Brigadier Milan Radojčić, and to officers, non-commissioned officers and soldiers of the Third Infantry (Republic of Srpska) Regiment of the Armed Forces of BiH and to all former members of the Republic of Srpska Army on occasion of St. Vitus Day (Vidovdan) – the Patron Saint Day of the Republic of Srpska Army.

“On behalf of the citizens of the Republic of Srpska and on my own behalf, I send to you my sincere congratulations on occasion of Vidovdan – the Patron Saint Day of the Army of the Republic of Srpska and of the Third Infantry (Republic of Srpska) Regiment of the Armed Forces of BiH.

“On this holy day, Vidovdan, date of great importance through history for the Serbian people, we proudly remember the heroic path that the Republic of Srpska Army took to preserve the people and defend centuries-old hearths.

“All of us, who today live in peace and freedom, must keep with reverence and gratitude a memory of the members of the Republic of Srpska Army whose lives were built in the foundations of the Republic of Srpska, and foster the memory of their sacrifice, which also represents a permanent obligation for us to guard, defend and develop our Republic.

“I believe that you, members of the Third Infantry (Republic of Srpska) Regiment of the Armed Forces of BiH will also in future be dedicated to peace and stability, and will continue preserving and defending the great traditions of the Army of the Republic of Srpska while proudly and professionally responding to all challenges.

“With the wish that we celebrate every following St. Vitus Day in an even better and more powerful Republic of Srpska, I congratulate you once again on the holiday,” wrote President Cvijanovic in her congratulatory note.