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Pak soldiers praised for advancing UN’s goals of peace

June 22 2011 at 4:19 AM

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Pak soldiers praised for advancing UNs goals of peace

NEW YORK We are proud of Pakistani soldiers, a top UN official said on Monday at an exhibition of photographs celebrating 50 years of Pakistans participation in UN peacekeeping operations.
They (Pakistani peacekeepers) are a source of pride for Pakistan as well as for the United Nations, Alain Le Roy, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, told a large gathering of diplomats, UN officials and journalists at the exhibition.
Arranged by the Pakistani mission to the UN, the exhibition, which was opened in April by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon at the missions premises in New York City, has been moved to UN Headquarters to enable more people to see some historic photographs of Pakistani soldiers and civilian administrators hard at work building peace and bringing development in conflict zones.
Pakistans UN Ammbassador Abdullah Hussain Haroon welcomed the visitors to the exhibition, saying where ever the world body deployed Pakistani peacekeepers, they worked with dedication and did their best to advance the cause of peace and security. In his brief remarks, Le Roy said, I have seen them in action, and I have seen them performing... I am thankful for their service.
He pointed out that with over 10,000 troops, Pakistan is the top contributor to UN peacekeeping missions around the world. Noting that the first Pakistani peacekeeper served in the Congo 50 years ago, Le Roy said Pakistans contribution has been consistent ever since, having served in 35 missions worldwide.
They are involved now in nine of our services with large contingents in Congo, Sudan, Ivory Coast and Liberia, he added.At last months opening ceremony of the exhibition, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon paid glowing tributes to Pakistani peacekeepers for their service in hot spots around the world and in upholding UN values and goals.

http://nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/International/22-Jun-2011/Pak-soldiers-praised-for-advancing-UNs-goals-of-peace

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Re: Pak soldiers praised for advancing UN’s goals of peace

July 1 2011, 2:05 PM 

many Pakistani soldiers and officers have lost their lives while in service of UN

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Re: Pak soldiers praised for advancing UN’s goals of peace

July 3 2011, 11:29 AM 

thse actually meaningless charades by westrns, "UN" its only westrns political tool, they never sanctions, bomb, authorize military action against amerikunts for illegal iraq invasion, "sitting pretty" on their soil, but "acting" like spokesperson for whole world. only third world backwaters contribute "troops" as mercenary of westrns to UN.


so ur figures in articles may beings disputeds since UN own site gived different figureds for may 2011 CE

http://www.un.org/en/peacekeeping/contributors/2011/may11_2.pdf

Month of Report : 31-May-11
Country M F Totals
1)Bangladesh 10411 178 10,589

2)Pakistan 10502 51 10,553

3)India 8348 140 8,488

4)Nigeria 5246 480 5,726

5)Egypt 5471 15 5,486

6)Nepal 4213 108 4,321

7)Jordan 4000 8 4,008

8)Rwanda 3774 167 3,941

9)Ghana 2616 337 2,953

10)Uruguay 2310 125 2,435

11)Ethiopia 2339 88 2,427

12)Senegal 2346 6 2,352

13)Brazil 2241 19 2,260

14)SouthAfrica 1886 293 2,179

15)China 1985 51 2,036

16)Indonesia 1770 29 1,799

17)Italy 1594 115 1,709

18)Morocco 1586 0 1,586

19)France 1354 112 1,466

20)Tanzania, United Republic of 1173 86 1,259


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