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  1. News - China - MALI

    Chinese troops bolster UN peacekeeping mission in Mali

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 12:37pm by Agence France-Presse in Bamako

    ... arrived in Mali on Thursday to strengthen the United Nations peacekeeping force in the troubled west African nation’s rebel-infested north, sources said. A foreign diplomatic source in the capital ... last year called MINUSMA “one of the most logistically challenging missions the United Nations has ever launched”. Jihadists in northern Mali were weakened by the French-led military campaign ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1407574/chinese-troops-bolster-un-peacekeeping-mission-mali
  2. News - World - ANALYSIS: AFRICA

    UN peacekeepers toil in South Sudan and Central African Republic

    Posted Jan 05th 2014, 05:36am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... of peacekeepers, a key reason for the strife in South Sudan is a refusal by the United States, European and African powers, who played a key role in creating the independent nation, to acknowledge its ... The Washington Post in Nairobi Officials accept limitations of undermanned forces dealing with complex domestic clashes U.N. peacekeepers falling short in conflict hotspots The United ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1397875/un-peacekeepers-toil-south-sudan-and-central-african-republic
  3. News - World

    UN has moral responsibility to end Haiti cholera outbreak, Ban says

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:45am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York UN has 'responsibility to end cholera outbreak' The United Nations has a "moral responsibility" to help impoverished Haiti end a devastating cholera outbreak some blame on peacekeepers, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says. Ban spoke to The Miami Herald ahead of a visit to the Caribbean nation due to begin yesterday during which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1554389/un-has-moral-responsibility-end-haiti-cholera-outbreak-ban-says
  4. Beijing takes bigger role in conflict zones

    Posted Dec 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Tze-wei The mainland regained China's seat at the United Nations in 1971, but it did not send troops to participate in peacekeeping missions until 1989. Since then, China has come ... with the Chinese delegation to the United Nations and now a researcher at the China Institute of International Studies. Prior to the late 1980s, China held the conservative view that peacekeeping missions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/664343/beijing-takes-bigger-role-conflict-zones
  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Manning branded a 'traitor and anarchist' at court martial

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 10:13am by Agence France-Presse in Fort Meade, United States

    ... Agence France-Presse in Fort Meade, United States Soldier passed secrets to help al-Qaeda, says prosecutor in wrap up of court martial Soldier Bradley Manning betrayed his country ... but well-intentioned truth-teller. "He was not a troubled young soul, he was a determined soldier with the knowledge, ability and desire to harm the United States in its war effort," lead prosecutor ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1291082/manning-branded-traitor-and-anarchist-court-martial
  6. News - China - UNITED NATIONS

    China to send more than 500 troops to Mali to contain Islamist militants

    Posted May 24th 2013, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... in African peacekeeping, a Chinese diplomat said yesterday a decision had not yet been made on whether China would send combat troops to the continent. "China is seriously considering a United Nations' proposal early this year to modernise its peacekeeping operations in Africa," the diplomat said, citing UN plans to deploy a fleet of its own surveillance drones in missions ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1244515/china-send-more-500-troops-mali-contain-islamist-militants
  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Suspect in murder of Irish soldiers in Lebanon arrested in Detroit

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 10:02pm by AP

    ... and killing of two Irish soldiers serving as United Nations peacekeepers in Lebanon 34 years ago. US Immigration and Customs Enforcement last Tuesday detained Mahmoud Bazzi, 71, at his home ... committed to rooting out alleged human rights violators who seek a safe haven in the United States". Before his arrest, Bazzi denied killing Derek Smallhorne and Thomas Barrett, telling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1557026/suspect-murder-irish-soldiers-lebanon-arrested-detroit
  8. News - World - SUDAN

    UN peacekeepers killed in water convoy ambush in Darfur

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in New York UN peacekeepers killed in water convoy ambush Attackers swooped on a UN water convoy in Sudan's troubled Darfur region, killing three Senegalese peacekeepers, the United Nations said. It was the second deadly attack on the UN mission in Darfur, UNAMID, in three days and UN leader Ban Ki-moon called on the Sudanese government to act over ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1331636/un-peacekeepers-killed-water-convoy-ambush-darfur
  9. News - World - FLIGHT MH17

    United Nations aviation body denies it can close global air routes

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:36am by Reuters

    ... structure as a United Nations body with 190 members, said John Saba, a lecturer at McGill University's Integrated Aviation Management Programme in Montreal. "The political constraints ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1556693/united-nations-aviation-body-denies-it-can-close-global-air-routes
  10. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines may pull peacekeepers from Golan

    Posted May 10th 2013, 06:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila The Philippines said on Friday it may quickly withdraw from a United Nations peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights because of security concerns, following ... to expose our people any further, any more than we need to.” Del Rosario said he understood it normally required a three-month notice period to withdraw troops from a United Nations peacekeeping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1234695/philippines-may-pull-peacekeepers-golan

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