Peacekeeping adapts to new challenges

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Edmond Mulet (left), Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, greets Jordanian police advisers working with the African Union-UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID), during his visit to UNAMID's Mournei team site in West Darfur. UN Photo/Albert González Farran

Peacekeeping operations of the United Nations are needing to adapt to confront the new political and security challenges across the world.

That's the view of the UN Assistant-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Edmond Mulet.

Speaking on International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers, he said the theme of the commemoration ‘A Force for Peace, a Force for Change, a Force for the Future’ reflects the transformation missions are undertaking

Jorge Miyares asked Mr Mulet about the importance of the International Day.

Duration: 5' 00"

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