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Liberia struggles with past as UN peacekeepers exit

Liberia struggles with past as UN peacekeepers exit

As UN peacekeepers leave Liberia after 14 years, headway in reforming the security forces is being undermined by lack of progress in tackling the country's traumatic legacy of war crimes, officials say.

Tanzanian leader 'shocked' by killings of peacekeepers in DRCongo

Tanzanian leader 'shocked' by killings of peacekeepers in DRCongo

Tanzania's President John Magufuli said Saturday he was shocked by an attack on a UN base in the restive Democratic Republic of Congo which killed 15 Tanzanian peacekeepers.

Canada will not send peacekeepers to Mali in near future

Canada will not send peacekeepers to Mali in near future

Canada will not be sending hundreds of peacekeepers to support a United Nations mission in Mali in the near future, officials said on Wednesday, a move likely to disappoint allies ...

South Sudan rejects 4,000 more UN peacekeepers

South Sudan rejects 4,000 more UN peacekeepers

South Sudan on Wednesday rejected a UN proposal to send a 4,000-strong regional force to the restive capital of Juba, saying it undermined the young nation's sovereignty.

Five peacekeepers killed in Mali ambush: UN

Five peacekeepers killed in Mali ambush: UN

The UN on Thursday said five Chadian peacekeepers had been killed and three others wounded during an ambush in northeastern Mali, raising concern over the rising body count ...