Chinese peacekeeping force to Darfur win “special contribution award”

The awarding ceremony for the 5th Chinese peacekeeping force to Darfur, Sudan, was held in the United Nations Supercamp in Nyala, capital of Darfur State. All of the 315 officers and men of the detachments of the 5th Chinese peacekeeping force to Darfur, Sudan, and the 3 military personnel performing peacekeeping tasks in Darfur were awarded the United Nations peace medals of honor.

The 5th Chinese peacekeeping force to Darfur, Sudan, was further honored by the headquarter of the UN-AU Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) with the “Special Contribution Award”, and became the only force in South Darfur theater to win such an award among the 13 peacekeeping detachments from various troop-contributing countries.

Wang Zaiqi and Li Guanghui