UN exec denies ordering PH peace force to give up (7)

Manila Standard Today 2014.09.04 20:40
By AFP, Joyce Pangco Pañares | Sep. 05, 2014 at 12:01am THE United Nations denied on Thursday that the commander of UN peacekeepers in Syria ordered Filipino troops to surrender to Syrian terrorists even after the capture of 45 Fijian peacekeepers at the Golan Heights last August 28. UN Undersecretary for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous said in New York Lt.
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