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Ban Ki-moon congratulates Pakistan on successful elections

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The elections in Pakistan this past weekend were a significant step forward for democracy in the country, according to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Mr. Ban also applauded the courage and determination of political parties and election workers to engage in the process despite the challenging security situation ahead of the vote, which took place on [...]

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Secretary-General welcomes release of detained peacekeepers in the Golan Heights

Listen / Peacekeepers with the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) patrol the Golan Heights between Syria and Israel

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the release of four peacekeepers with the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF). The peacekeepers, members of a battalion from the Philippines, had been captured last week by armed elements while on patrol in the Golan Heights where UNDOF is monitoring a decades-long ceasefire between Syria and Israel. In a [...]

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