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Closing of Force Reserve Coy, NepBatt 12 (UNAMID) and Sector Reserve Coy,NepBatt 12 (UNAMID)

On 26th May 2017, Director,Directorate of Peace Keeping Operation (DPKO, NA) Brig Gen Damodar Thapa conducted the closing ceremony of Force Reserve Company, NepBatt 12 (UNAMID,Sudan) and Sector Reserve Company, NepBatt 12 (UNAMID, Sudan).Prior to the closing ceremony, Mission commander briefed the Director about the challenges the unit would face & how they would overcome it in the mission area. A day prior to the closing ceremony,the Commandant of BPOTC exchanged mementos with the two companies & spoke to them about the complexity of the Mission and expressed the expectation of Nepalese Army regarding their duties and responsibilities in Respective Mission.

Pub Date: 2017-06-04

Speech on 50th anniversary

Sixty years ago, a small group of international military observers were dispatched by the Security Council to supervise an uneasy cease fire between the new state of Israel and its Arab neighbors. His first peacekeeping mission was an experiment never envisaged by the founders of the United Nations.

COAS's Speech

"There is no question that as UN peacekeeping continues to evolve, so will the training needs of UN peacekeepers. Hence, peacekeeping training should have a systematic approach in order to develop training standards, policies, guidance and best practices for the trainers. Only the outcome of such training can help to meet the mission requirements."

Coverage of Shanti Prayas III by Nepalese National Media
Coverage of Shanti Prayas III by Nepalese National Media
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