Peacekeeping commanders gather at UN HQ

Peacekeeping commanders gather at UN HQ

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United Nations, Jun 19 : The UN Security Council held its annual meeting, gathering all Force Commanders from all UN peacekeeping operations.
The UN peacekeeping chief, Jean-Pierre Lacroix, opened the event saluting their efforts.
“I want to recognise the work accomplished everyday by all the women and men serving under the United Nations flag, in very challenging situations, for the cause of peace,” he stated on Tuesday.
Lacroix also paid tribute to Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri, Head of Mission and Force Commander of the peacekeeping operation the Golan region, UNDOF, who passed away on April 19. (UNI)