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PHOTO RELEASE: RP GENERAL ASSUMES COMMAND OF UN PEACEKEEPING FORCE IN GOLAN HEIGHTS

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo 1: GOLAN HEIGHTS TURNOVER. Philippine Maj. Gen. Natalio Ecarma III receives the United Nations flag from Austrian Maj. Gen. Wolfgang Jilke during the turnover of command ceremony for the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) in the Golan Heights on Monday, 1 March 2010. With his assumption as Head of Mission and Force Commander of UNDOF, Ecarma becomes the first Filipino to head a UN peacekeeping mission and the second to command a UN peacekeeping force. Photo by Capt. Noli Canashiro, 1st Philippine Peacekeeping Contingent