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

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo 3: GOLAN HEIGHTS TURNOVER Philippine Maj. Gen. Natalio Ecarma and Austrian Maj. Gen. Wolfgang Jilke salute as the national anthems of their respective countries are being played during turnover ceremonies for the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) at the UNDOF Headquarters in Camp Faouar, Syria, 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 Jose Jacinto Morales, Philippine Mission to the United Nations