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PHOTO RELEASE 7 : SECRETARY ROMULO WITH RP PEACEKEEPERS IN GOLAN HEIGHTS

 

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

UN MEDALS. Foreign Affairs Secretary Alberto G. Romulo pins the United Nations service medal to Col. Felimon Santos Jr. of the 1st Philippine Peacekeeping Contingent to the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF), during ceremonies at the Golan Heights on Friday, 5 March 2010.  Secretary Romulo, who is also chair of the government’s Interagency Council on UN Peacekeeping Operations, was the guest of honor during the medal pinning ceremonies for the 342-strong Filipino contingent. With Secretary Romulo is UNDOF Head of Mission and Force Commander Maj. Gen. Natalio Ecarma III. In his speech, Secretary Romulo commended the Philippine Contingent led by Col. Milfredo Melegrito, for contributing to the peace efforts in the Middle East. Philippine Mission Photo by Elmer G. Cato