The 8th Chinese peacekeeping engineer detachment to South Sudan (Wau) and the Bangladesh peacekeeping infantry battalion conducted a joint defense drill on Monday to enhance the capability of jointly dealing with emergencies.
The United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) Headquarters conferred the Certificate of Appreciation on the multifunctional engineering detachment and the construction detachment of the 16th Chinese peacekeeping force to Lebanon on May 17.
The 190-strong first echelon of the 6th Chinese peacekeeping force to Mali departed from Ji'nan Yaoqiang International Airport in Ji'nan, capital city of eastern China's Shandong Province for the west African nation on May 16.
Force Commander of the MINUSMA Major General Jean-Paul Deconinck awarded on Saturday the Certificate of Appreciation to the 5th Chinese peacekeeping guard detachment to Mali to commend Chinese peacekeepers' contributions to promoting the peace process in Mali.
The 28th escort taskforce of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy comprising the guided missile frigates Yancheng and Weifang and the comprehensive supply ship Taihu arrived at the Port of Valencia in Spain on May 13 for a three-day technical stop.
The 27th Chinese naval escort taskforce has returned to China after completing merchant ships escort missions in the Gulf of Aden and waters off Somalia and a port visits to three north African nations.