9TH SHIFT OF ARMENIAN PEACEKEEPERS TO LEAVE FOR KOSOVO IN JUNE

armradio.am
29.05.2008 11:43

The ninth shift of the Armenian peacekeepers will leave for Kosovo in
the first half of June. Commander of the peacekeeping division of RA
Armed Forces, Lieutenant Colonel Artak Toonoyan told Armenpress that
the Armenian peacekeepers will carry out mission within the Greek
battalion for six months not far from Pristina.

A group of 34 peacekeepers is currently carrying out mission in Kosovo.

Seventy peacekeepers will leave for Kosovo in June.

272 Armenian peacekeeprs have already carried out misison in Kosovo. A
46-member 7th shift of Armenian peacekeepers is currently carrying
out mission in Iraq. According to Artak Toonoyan, the 8th shift will
leave for Iraq in the second half of July.