UN Peacekeeping Operations Current Affairs, GK & News
On the eve of International Day of UN Peacekeepers that is being marked on May 29, Indian major Suman Gawani and Brazilian Naval Officer Carla Monteiro de Castro Araujo are to be presented with the United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the year 2019 award. Highlights For the first time, the award is being shared ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2020
Category: International Current Affairs
Sampriti 2019, eight edition of India Bangladesh joint military exercise began on 3rd March 2019. The joint exercise is aimed to increase mutual cooperation, bonhomie and camaraderie between the armies of India and Bangladesh. Sampriti 2019 Sampriti 2019 is hosted by Bangladesh at Tangail will be held till March 15. Bangladesh is represented by 36 East ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
The Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has approved US $6.69 billion dollar budget for 13 peacekeeping operations for year 2018-19. This is second year in row in which committee has made significant cuts to overall peacekeeping budget. Key Facts The budget approved for missions include MINUJUSTH (UN Mission for ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2018