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  • Source: AFP

    New York –The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Parfait Onanga-Anyanga of Gabon to replace the ousted chief of the UN peacekeeping force in the Central African Republic, diplomats said on Thursday.

    News Article | Published 2 weeks 12 hours ago
  • Source: The Washington Post

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said Wednesday that he has fired the head of the peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic after repeated reports of sexual exploitation and abuse by U.N. forces there. “I cannot put into words how anguished, angered and ashamed I am” by such reports, the usually soft-spoken Ban said at a news conference at U.N. headquarters in New York.

    News Article | Published 2 weeks 2 days ago
  • Source: The Washington Post

    Shortly after Washington brokered a landmark peace treaty with Egypt and Israel in 1979, the United States and allied countries deployed peacekeepers to Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula to ensure that the two nations, which fought several wars, adhered to the terms of the pact.

    News Article | Published 2 weeks 3 days ago
  • Source: UN News Centre

    9 August 2015 – The United Nations mission in the Central African Republic (CAR) has launched an investigation into an incident on Saturday in which a Rwandan peacekeeper shot dead four of his colleagues and wounded eight others before he also died.

    News Article | Published 2 weeks 5 days ago
  • Source: Deutsche Welle

    The soldier turned on his fellow UN peacekeepers and compatriots early on Saturday, at the Rwanda batallion's headquarters in the capital of the Central African Republic (CAR), Bangui. "A Rwandan soldier picked up his gun and killed his colleagues before being felled," said a source close to the UN mission in Central Africa, known by its French acronym of MINUSCA.

    News Article | Published 2 weeks 6 days ago

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