Head of UN peacekeeping force in Golan dies

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Published: 2019-04-20 11:59

Last Updated: 2019-04-21 09:51


Head of UN peacekeeping force in Golan dies
Head of UN peacekeeping force in Golan dies
Roya News Source

Head of the United Nations peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights, Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri, died on Friday, the UN said.

The UN said in a statement that the Secretary-General was deeply saddened at the sudden passing of Major General Francis Vib-Sanziri of Ghana, Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Disengagement Observation Force (UNDOF).

"General Francis Vib-Sanziri will be remembered for his exemplary career and leadership at the service of United Nations Peacekeeping, including with UNIFIL, UNAMIR, UNMIL and UNAMSIL," it added.