"Mutual respect" for female security personnel in Somalia

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Olga Mokrova , Chief of Security at UNSOM. UNSOM

Women and male security personnel in Somalia treat each other with "mutual respect" according to the Chief of Security at UNSOM the UN monitoring mission in the country.

Speaking ahead of International Day of UN Peacekeepers celebrated annually on May 29th, Olga Mokrova said that in the United Nations women are held to the same professional standards as men.

Elena Vapnitchnaia asked Ms Mokrova, who's based in Mogadishu about her role in Somalia.

Duration: 2'27"

 

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