Turkey seeks extension of mandate for troops in UN Peace-keeping mission in Mali, CAR

The Turkish Presidency on Wednesday submitted a motion to Parliament to extend the deployment of Turkish troops to the Central African Republic (CAR) and Mali as part of United Nations peacekeeping missions, Daily Sabah reports. The extension if approved, will Read more

Moroccan Najat Rochdi appointed UNSG Deputy Special Representative, Resident Coordinator in CAR

UN Secretary General António Guterres Thursday appointed Moroccan international officer Najat Rochdi Deputy Special Representative for the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). Ms. Rochdi will also serve as United Nations Resident Coordinator, Humanitarian Coordinator Read more