Africa: 'Faith in Peacekeeping Is Being Undermined' [interview]
UN peacekeepers have again been accused of sexually abusing people they are assigned to protect. The global campaign Code Blue is seeking an end to impunity for UN personnel -- but… Read more »
Congo-Kinshasa: Security Council Renews UN Mission in DR Congo
The Security Council on Tuesday extended for one year the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), making it a priority for the operation… Read more »
Somalia: UN Security Council Decides to Extend Mandate of Assistance Mission
The UN Security Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted Resolution 2408 extending the mandate of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM) until March 31, 2019. Read more »
Kenya: Miguna Now Claims Government Has Branded Him 'Terrorist'
National Resistance Movement self-declared 'general' Miguna Miguna claims that British authorities blocked him from entering the United Kingdom when he arrived at Heathrow… Read more »
Ethiopia: Peace Is Simply Indispensable II [opinion]
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Liberia: UN Peacekeeping Mission in Liberia Completes Mandate
A pivotal moment in the history of Liberia came recently when the United Nations mission successfully completed its mandate of supporting the West African nation in the transition… Read more »
Ethiopia: Peace Is Simply Indispensable [opinion]
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Liberia: UN Mission Will Leave Liberia With Great Potential for Lasting Stability, Democracy - UN Deputy Chief
As part of her visit to Liberia Amina Mohammed, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, celebrated the successful closure of the UN mission there, which she said set the stage for… Read more »
Liberia: UN Hails Peacekeeping Mission As a 'Success'
At a ceremony to mark the end of the UN mission, Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed described the mission as a major milestone for both Liberia and the UN. The mission comes… Read more »
Liberia: House Extols UNMIL Ahead of March 31 Departure
Ahead of the final departure of the United Nations Mission in Liberia on March 31, after 15 years in the country, the House of Representatives of the 54th Legislature, through a… Read more »
South Sudan: Security Council Renews UN Peacekeeping Mission in South Sudan
The United Nations Security Council on Thursday renewed the mandate of UN peacekeeping mission in South Sudan for another year and demanded that all parties immediately end the… Read more »
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