UN still owes State over €9m in unpaid peace-keeping bills
"I think that the UN needs to get its act together and pay Ireland the money it is owed for the important service which our peacekeeping troops are providing in conflict zones around the world," Mr Dowds said. "We're still struggling with a very large ...
EU opts to extend Central African Republic mission
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union envoys have agreed in principle to extend the mandate of an EU peacekeeping force in Central African Republic by three months to allow more time for the transition to a United Nations force, EU diplomats said on ...
Philippines cites peacekeepers' professionalism before UN
The statement came following the UN Disengagement Observer Force's (UNDOF) commander Lt. Gen. Iqbal Singh Singha's criticism of the defiance of 40 trapped Filipino peacekeepers in Golan Heights as "non-professional" and an "act of cowardice.".
C. African Republic places great hope on UN force
La Crosse Tribune
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The president of the transitional government in conflict-torn Central African Republic said Saturday the country has great hopes that the new U.N. peacekeeping mission will help restore security and promote development. Catherine ...