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Inquiry finds UN police used excessive force during Mali protests: Finding swift, but more rule of law & accountability in missions essential

5 Apr

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

At present, the UN has 12,436 police, 1,755 military observers, 11,762 local civilians, of which the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) shares 1,033 UN police, 513 international civilian operatives, 469 local civilians, 119 UN volunteers and 8,461 troops. It is also a place that since March 2013 has witnessed 44 UN fatalities.
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