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In February 2019, we thanked Senegal for their service and sacrifice


UN News feature: Peacekeeper Captain Mbaye Diagne died after saving hundreds of Rwandans from the genocide

                                                                                Captain Diagne, of Senegal risked his life time to save hundreds people during the genocide in Rwanda. The UN honoured his courage with the inaugural 'Captain Mbaye Diagne Medal for Exceptional Courage.



Video: Widow and children of Captain Diagne share their stories


In numbers: Senegal provides over 3,000 military and police officers

Find out Senegal’s current contributions from Troop and Police Contributors page