Pakistan one of the largest contributors to the UN peacekeeping force, was involved with the United Nation's peacekeeping mission in Somalia.
I present some pictures of our soldiers in a foreign land, Africa.
"Pakistani soldiers and Somali men at a security checkpoint at Mogadishu airport. On the far left are some American soldiers. On the top right you can see the wheel of a destroyed artillery piece."
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Pakistani Troops, Tubimbi, South Kivu, in the Congo
"Pakistan Army Troops serving under the aegis of United Nations in Congo distributing books and stationery amongst the children in an orphanage in Uvira, Congo(15-02-08)"
Pakistani troops of MONUC (Mission des Nations Unis en RD Congo) in Uvira. Local people call them "Amigos"
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"The first deployment of UN peacekeepers from Pakistan arrive in Kachele, in the north eastern region of Ituri, in the Democratic Republic of Congo
, 11 October 2003. . Pakistan 25 May 2007 denied "preposterous" allegations that its troops deployed with the UN in the Democratic Republic of Congo had traded gold and weapons with militia groups."
We all know about our troops fighting the Taliban and serving Pakistan, but let's never forget all the troops fighting abroad, they are Pakistan's dedication and contribution to World security and peace.