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# UN Peacekeepers

Last year
# Peacekeeping
No immediate plans for Taoiseach to visit Lebanon following deadly attack on Irish peacekeepers
Leo Varadkar said that he hoped to fit in a visit “sometime next year”.
# Lebanon
Dáil observes a minute's silence for Irish soldier Seán Rooney
TDs expressed their condolences to the family of Seán Rooney.
All time
# keeping the peace
Irish peacekeepers in Lebanon at risk from 'jihadist threat' says top general
Major General Michael Beary said that UN forces were wary of returning jihadists from Syria.
# Mali
Three people, including two UN peacekeepers, killed in attack by suspected Islamist militants
A further 20 people were injured in the pre-dawn attack, four seriously.
# Peacekeepers
The situation in the Golan Heights is going from bad to worse
The Phillippines has pulled all of its peacekeepers out of the region.
# Barrett and Smallhorne
Man who claimed he killed Irish soldiers arrested in America
Mahmoud Bazzi had claimed he had carried out the killing in revenge for his brother.