In April, he was vice Div-Com (vice Commander of Division) of Legio Victrix, in the 4th Armada.
After a reform of the EI, he became the first Commander of the newly born 5th Infantry Regiment "Aosta" (4th Armada).
On July 5th, after a change of the commanders of the EI, he became General of the 4th Army and member of the Head Quarter of the EI, until July 30th, when he became CdSM (Capo di Stato Maggiore) - Chief of the Army.
He was confirmed as Chief of the Italian Army on August 5th; on September 6th he dismissed any charge and stood as a soldier in the EI, just before another reform of the Army.
In December 2010, the CdSM Mirko Celentano asked Yugo to return as vice CdSM (vice Chief), and in April 2011 he was again confirmed as Chief; on July 6th he was again dismissed and stood as a soldier in the EI.