The first elements of the new United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) arrived in Cairo on 26 October 1973, the day after the adoption of the Security Council Resolution setting up the Force. UNTSO Military Observers also cooperate with the Force in carrying out its mandate.
Capt. Valeri Kouzmine (left) of the Soviet Union and Capt. Lyrki Jokinen (Finland), Duty Officer, logging one of the patrols, at the Operations Room at the Ismailiya Control Centre, UNTSO.