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Rappler's latest stories on peacekeeping operations


Integrating a gender perspective in UN peace support operations

Jun 15, 2015 - 10:43 AM

[CIRSS Commentaries] Integrating women in peace operations is not only to mainstream gender equality in operations but has a greater meaning in terms of safeguarding international peace and stability

Nepalese UN Peacekeepers visit an orphanage in Kenscoff, Haiti, with medical supplies, September 8, 2009, Kenscoff, Haiti. Logan Abassi/UN Photo

UN: PH peacekeepers in Liberia test negative for Ebola

Nov 09, 2014 - 8:47 AM

The Filipino peacekeepers are coming home on Tuesday November 11 and will be quarantined for 21 days in Caballo Island located at the mouth of Manila Bay

'PARADISE ISLAND': The Filipino peacekeepers from Liberia will be quarantined in Caballo Island. Photo from AFP-PAO

Golan peacekeepers to secure Pope in PH visit

Sep 28, 2014 - 3:32 PM

As the papal visit nears the Philippine military dedicates two battalion sized units to secure the Roman Catholic leader

Filipino peacekeepers at Camp Aguinaldo. Image courtesy Armed Forces of the Philippines

UN chief orders review of peace operations

Sep 25, 2014 - 6:53 AM

UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon says it s been a terrible year for the principles enshrined in the UN Charter

Secretary-General Ban Ki-mooon rehearses addressing world leaders in the General Assembly Hall, 21 September 2014, United Nations, New York. Mark Garten/UN Photo

PH to UN: Ensure peacekeepers' safety

Mar 20, 2013 - 3:30 PM

The UN must exert all efforts to protect peacekeepers in the Golan Heights after 21 Filipino soldiers were kidnapped a senior PH diplomat says