SDF welcome to join Mali peacekeeping mission: U.N. officer

National Dec 14, 2014

SDF welcome to join Mali peacekeeping mission: U.N. officer

Sophie Solomon, the United Nations officer in charge of civilian-military coordination in Mali in western Africa, says the Self-Defense Forces would be more than welcome to join the U.N. peacekeeping operation in the conflict-riven country. "There is need for a lot of infrastructure" to be ...

National Dec 23, 2013

Japan to supply ammo to ROK peacekeepers in South Sudan

The government decided Monday to supply ammunition to U.N. peacekeepers in South Sudan, paving the way for Japan to provide such supplies to foreign or U.N. military forces for the first time. Japan will provide 10,000 bullets without charge, most likely to South Korean troops ...