On 9 November, the Head of Mission and Chief Military Observer, Major General Per Lodin, awarded medals to the United Nations Military Observers (UNMOs) in a ceremony held at the UNMOGIP Headquarters in Islamabad, Pakistan.
Between 20 to 23 August 2017, Colonel Oriel Pangcog, Deputy Chief Military Observer (DCMO) of the United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan (UNMOGIP), went on a four-day visit to two UN field stations in Domel and Rawalakot.
To mark International Day of UN Peacekeepers on 29 May, UN Cinema launched at the Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA), Islamabad, with its first screening of ‘A Journey of a Thousand Miles: Peacekeepers,’ a documentary on the role of women in international peacekeeping.
New York - The Secretary-General is deeply concerned about the deterioration of the situation along the Line of Control in Kashmir in recent days.
He calls on all involved to prioritize the restoration of calm and stability in order to prevent any further escalation and loss of life.
The United Nations expects its staff to maintain the highest ethical standards during their work. The director of the UN Ethics Office, Elia Yi Armstrong, gave a detailed presentation on ethical principles at UNMOGIP Headquarters in Islamabad on 10 November.