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India is the second-largest contributor to UN missions with nearly 6,000 personnel, according to news agency PTI.
The German military has been in Mali since 2013, with a presence of up to 1,400 soldiers as part of the MINUSMA mission, mostly based near Gao in the north.
Published on Dec 17, 2022 02:00 AM IST
AFP | | Posted by Nisha Anand
The UNMISS "peacekeepers don't 'just' protect civilians. Some 1,160 troops from #India in #SouthSudan also rehabilitate roads, build the capacity of local communities and give medical treatment to humans & animals. For that they deserve @UN medals," the UNMISS said in a tweet on Thursday.
Published on Apr 30, 2022 04:17 PM IST
An IED targetted at a vehicle carrying UN peacekeepers from Togo, part of the logistics convoy, detonated in the Bandiagara region.
Published on Dec 09, 2021 04:35 AM IST
AP | , United Nations
India remains an active participant in UN deliberations on women empowerment and gender mainstreaming issues, supports the secretary general's call to action for accelerated implementation of the WPS agenda in “Action for Peacekeeping (A4P)” and “A4P priorities”.
Published on Nov 11, 2021 07:14 AM IST