UN Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations holds meetings in Cyprus

UN Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Bintou Keita holds meetings in Cyprus, where he arrived on Wednesday for a three-day visit, to review the UN Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) and the ongoing progress in the implementation of the recommendations of the Security Council-mandated strategic review of the Mission.

Asked about her visit, UNFICYP spokesperson Aleem Siddique told CNA that Keita was received by the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of Mission, Elizabeth Spehar, and UNFICYP’s Force Commander, Major General Mohammad Humayun Kabir.

During her three-day visit she will meet UNFICYP peacekeepers as well as stakeholders on both sides of the island, representatives of the diplomatic community and civil society, Siddique noted.

Source: Cyprus News Agency