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UNSG appoints Major General Cheryl Pearce of Australia as Force Commander of UNFICYP
CNA - CYPRUS/Nicosia 08/11/2018 20:38

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has appointed Major General Cheryl Pearce of Australia as Force Commander of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus.

According to a press release issued Thursday by the United Nations in Cyprus, Major General Pearce succeeds Major General Mohammad Humayun Kabir of Bangladesh, who completed his assignment on 6 October 2018.  The Secretary-General is grateful to Major General Kabir for his dedication and leadership during his two years of service in UNFICYP.


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