Middle East

Women Play Increasingly Vital Role in Peace Missionsi
X
March 06, 2013 9:25 PM
Along the border of Israel and Lebanon, female peacekeepers are playing a vital role in the United Nations unit that patrols the area. Paige Kollock looks at the part women play in international military monitoring efforts

Women Play Increasingly Vital Role in Peace Missions

Published March 06, 2013

Along the border of Israel and Lebanon, female peacekeepers are playing a vital role in the United Nations unit that patrols the area. Paige Kollock looks at the part women play in international military monitoring efforts


You May Like

For Lebanon-based Refugees, Desperation Fuels Perilous Passage

In a war that has caused an estimated three million people to flee Syria, efforts to make perilous sea journey in search of asylum expected to increase More

South African Brewer Tackles Climate Change

Mega-brewer SAB Miller sent delegates to climate summit in Peru, says it is one of many private companies taking their own steps to fight climate change More

Indonesia Reports Increase in Citizens Joining Islamic State

Officials say more than 350 of its citizens are now in Syria or Iraq to fight with Islamic State - 50 more than last month More