9 months PH reiterates commitment to UN peacekeeping operations MB
By Francis Wakefield  Defense Secretary Delfin N. Lorenzana has committed 90 military observers and peacekeeping staff, a force headquarters support unit, and one aeromedical evacuation team to the United Nations’ (UN) Peacekeeping Capability Readiness System. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana (Office of the Secretary of National Defense / MANILA BULLETIN) (Photo: Joseph Vidal/PRIB/ MANILA BULLETIN) Lorenzana pledged the country’s commitment to the peacekeeping operations of the UN in his speech at the UN Peacekeeping Ministerial Meeting on Uniformed Capabilities, Performance, and Protection at the UN Headquarters in New York, USA, on March 29, 2019 (EDT). “The Philippines is ready to increase ... more