UNIFIL Commander inspects Chinese peacekeeping force to Lebanon

China Military Online
Huang Panyue
2024-07-10 17:47:08

BEIJING, July 10 -- Recently, Lieutenant General Aroldo Lázaro Sáenz, Head of Mission and Force Commander of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL), inspected the 22nd Chinese peacekeeping force to UNIFIL.

During the inspection, Lieutenant General Aroldo Lázaro Sáenz learnt about the work and living conditions of the Chinese peacekeepers and the security measures of their barrack, and spoke highly of the contributions of the Chinese peacekeepers in maintaining peace and stability in southern Lebanon.

The 22nd Chinese peacekeeping force to UNIFIL, which was deployed to the mission area in December 2023, is composed of a multi-role engineering company, a construction engineering company, and a Level-1+ Hospital. The force is mainly responsible for mine clearance and explosive disposal, engineering construction, medical assistance, humanitarian relief, and other tasks.

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