Indian Peacemakers

  • UN base attacked in South Sudan, 3 Indian peacekeepers dead December 20, 2013

    New Delhi: In a unfortunate incident in South Sudan, three Indian peacekeepers were killed when attackers stormed a United Nations base in South Sudan where civilians had taken refuge, as violence and unrest continued unabated in the the world's newest country.. Confirming the news, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Syed...
  • Bodies of 5 Indian peacekeepers killed in South Sudan reach Delhi April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: The bodies of the five Indian Peacekeepers, who were killed in South Sudan on Monday, have reached IGI Airport in New Delhi on Thursday. The five martyrs are expected to be given military state honours. Five Indian soldiers, including a Lt Colonel, were killed and five, including a Captain,...
  • Bodies of Indian peacemakers to be brought back tonight April 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Post-mortem on the bodies of the five Indian peacemakers, who were killed in South Sudan on Monday, will be conducted on Wednesday, said sources, adding that arrangements were being made to fly the bodies back to India by night. Two of the injured soldiers will also be flown...
  • 3 Indian Army peacekeepers killed in Congo August 18, 2010

    New Delhi: Three Indian Army soldiers serving with the UN peacekeeping force in the Congo were killed and seven injured when their camp was attacked by rebels, the defence ministry here said on Wednesday. "Three of our men were killed and seven injured when Mayi rebels attacked their camp at Kirumba,"...