Peacekeepers’ Day ceremony honours service and sacrifice of UN blue helmets

The United Nations Secretary- General paid tribute to the men and women serving under its flag in some of the most dangerous places in the world during a ceremony in New York on Thursday to mark the International Day of UN Peacekeepers. More

In Canberra, Sunday 29 May, UNIC Director Damian Cardona Onses spoke and laid a wreath at  the Australian Peacekeeping Memorial in Canberra, paying homage to the more than 4,200 peacekeepers who sacrificed their lives while serving under the UN flag.