Two UN men hit by Syria fire on Israeli-held Golan: Army

Two UN peacekeepers were wounded on Monday when mortar rounds fired from Syria hit their base in the Israeli-held sector of the Golan Heights, an army spokesperson said.

Former Central African presidents sign peace deal in Kenya

Former Central African Republic Presidents Francois Bozize and Michel Djotodia signed a peace agreement in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Tuesday, despite their country`s transitional government and foreign partners dismissing the process.

Israelis targeted UN peacekeepers in Lebanon: Spanish report

 A confidential Spanish military report on the death of a Spanish UN peacekeeper in Israeli shelling in Lebanon said he was manning a post that appeared to have been targeted, a newspaper reported Sunday.

UN peacekeepers attacked in Sudan

United Nations peacekeepers were attacked by unidentified armed men in two separate incidents in Sudan, authorities said.

UN peacekeepers from Ukraine detained in Congo over uniforms

Authorities in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo detained six UN peacekeepers from Ukraine in the eastern city of Goma on Wednesday because they had Congolese military uniforms in their luggage, a spokesman for the UN mission (MONUSCO) said.

Darfur camp dwellers stalked by militia, poverty

Intended as a safe haven, a camp housing tens of thousands of people fleeing conflict in Sudan`s Darfur region is becoming a virtual prison with armed militias roaming outside.

UN peacekeepers free 67 hostages in Central African Republic

U.N. peacekeepers in the Central African Republic freed 67 hostages who had been seized by militia groups, a spokeswoman for the U.N. mission known as MINUSCA said on Wednesday.

Four UN peacekeepers wounded in Central Africa ambush

Four UN peacekeepers in the Central African Republic were wounded Wednesday in an ambush in the capital Bangui, the United Nations said.

Roadside bombs kills 5 UN peacekeepers in Mali

A roadside bomb in northern Mali has killed five UN peacekeepers and wounded several others, a spokesman said of the latest in a string of deadly attacks on the force.

Rebels seize most of Syrian side of Golan truce line: NGO

Al Qaeda-led rebels have seized most of the Syrian side of the armistice line with Israel on the Golan Heights, a monitoring group said on Saturday.

Fiji retracts claim release of UN peacekeepers imminent

Fiji on Wednesday retracted a claim that 45 UN peacekeepers being held hostage in the Golan Heights by Syrian Al-Nusra Front rebels were about to be released, blaming a communications mix-up.

UN denies Golan peacekeepers ordered to hand arms to Syria rebels

The U.N. peacekeeping chief strongly denied on Wednesday allegations from the Philippines` army chief that Filipino peacekeepers in the Golan Heights were ordered to surrender their weapons to Islamist militants who had trapped them.

Mali bomb blast kills four UN peacekeepers

 Four United Nations peacekeepers from Chad were killed Tuesday when their truck was blown up in Mali, casting a shadow over the restart of peace talks between the west African state and rebel militias.

Mali bomb blast kills four UN peacekeepers

 Four United Nations peacekeepers from Chad were killed Tuesday when their truck was blown up in Mali, casting a shadow over the restart of peace talks between the west African state and rebel militias.

Fiji says Syrian rebels want compensation, removal from terror list

Islamist fighters who seized dozens of Fijian soldiers serving as UN peacekeepers on the Golan Heights last week are demanding that their group be removed from a global terrorism list and that compensation be paid for members killed in fighting, the head of Fiji`s army said on Tuesday.

All Philippine UN peacekeepers in Golan now safe: Military

All 75 Filipino troops serving as UN peacekeepers in the Golan Heights are now safe after the last batch slipped away under cover of night from besieging Syrian rebels, military spokesmen said Sunday.

32 Filipino peacekeepers evacuated, others under attack: UN

Thirty-two Filipino UN peacekeepers have been evacuated after being caught up in heavy fighting on the Golan Heights while others remain under fire, the UN confirmed today.

South Sudan Army and rebels block UN peacekeepers

Warring forces in South Sudan are continuing to block United Nations peacekeepers as the civil war that has devastated the young nation continues to rage, the UN said Thursday.

Three UN peacekeepers wounded in north Mali attack

A spokesman for the UN peacekeeping mission in Mali says three peacekeepers have been wounded while pursuing suspects in an attack near a military camp in the country`s north.

UN peacekeepers in DR Congo on alert after clashes

UN peacekeepers in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are on alert amid ongoing clashes between government forces and unidentified armed men, a UN spokesperson said here Monday.