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Military women need to trouble gender relations and roles for peace's sake
Military women need to trouble gender relations and roles for peace's sake
The South African military, like many others around the world, has opened up all positions to women, including
More UN peacekeepers accused of sex crimes
More UN peacekeepers accused of sex crimes
A group of 11 Tanzanian peacekeepers accused of sexual exploitation and abuse in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) also face paternity claims...
Peacekeepers probed for rape, killing
Peacekeepers probed for rape, killing
UN peacekeepers shot dead a 16-year-old boy and his father, and raped a 12-year-old girl in the Central African Republic, Amnesty International has alleged....
CAR still ruled by violence
CAR still ruled by violence
The interim president of Central African Republic told the hundreds of soldiers standing in formation Wednesday that she was proud of them and...
UN peacekeepers replace African troops ahead of Mali polls
UN peacekeepers replace African troops ahead of Mali polls
A 12 600-strong force officially on Monday replaced the Afisma military mission, which has been supporting French soldiers who entered Mali in...
UN peacekeepers to take over from African soldiers in Mali
UN peacekeepers to take over from African soldiers in Mali
The United Nations soldiers will take over from African troops in conflict-scarred Mali from Monday.
New UN peacekeeping force for Mali expected to be voted in
New UN peacekeeping force for Mali expected to be voted in
The new force is expected to stabilise the northern half of Mali, which was controlled by Islamist jihadists until a France-led military...
3 069-strong UN brigade to intervene in DRC
3 069-strong UN brigade to intervene in DRC
The brigade will include "3 069 troops. That's the official number," said Madnodje Mounoubai, spokesperson for the United...
South Sudan: 'Unknown rebels' gun down 12 peacekeepers and UN staff
South Sudan: 'Unknown rebels' gun down 12 peacekeepers and UN staff
This a day after warnings about spiralling violence there.
We are fine, say released SA peacekeepers
We are fine, say released SA peacekeepers
Happy to be home, the four South African police officers who were kidnapped in Sudan said their captors treated them like human beings.
Calls continue for release of kidnapped SA peacekeepers
Calls continue for release of kidnapped SA peacekeepers
Negotiations were continuing to secure the release of four South African peacekeepers who were abducted in Sudan, a spokesperson for the African...
Peacekeepers held in Darfur to be freed after poll result
Peacekeepers held in Darfur to be freed after poll result
Four South African peacekeepers from the joint United Nations-African Union mission who were kidnapped in Darfur over a week ago will be released...