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UNMIL Officer-in-Charge statement on the status of the UNMIL drawdown

UNMIL Officer-in-Charge Antonio Vigilante made the following statement today:


 In April, the United Nations Security Council authorized UNMIL to resume its drawdown, which was suspended last year due to the Ebola crisis. The Mission’s military strength will be reduced to approximately 3,400 by September 2015 while the number of police personnel will be almost 1,400.  The Security Council is expected to authorize the next phase of UNMIL’s drawdown (October 2015-June 2016) of military and police personnel in the coming weeks.

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Pakistan donates asphalt plant to the Government of Liberia
(Monrovia) -- The Government of Pakistan, through the Pakistan Repair and Maintenance (PakRAM) contingent of UNMIL, donated an asphalt plant to the Government of Liberia at a ceremony yesterday at Camp Scheffline, on the outskirts of Monrovia.
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One year remaining for Liberia to take full responsibility for all aspects of its security

(Monrovia) - One year from today, Liberia is to have assumed responsibility for all aspects of its own security, taking over the residual tasks still performed by the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL).

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Today’s Choices, Tomorrow’s Liberia

Reflections of outgoing UNMIL SRSG Ms Karin Landgren, Monrovia City Hall, 30 June 2015

Your Excellencies, Honourable Ministers;  our host, the Monrovia City Mayor;  all distinguished guests; 

Good afternoon, and thank you for taking part in this event – which is both my farewell and a contribution to a Liberian conversation. 

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SRSG’s Farewell Address Cites Progress and Remaining Choices
Ahead of her departure from Liberia on 3 July, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) and Coordinator of United Nations Operations in Liberia, Karin Landgren, reflected on “Today’s Choices, Tomorrow’s Liberia,” during a farewell address at Monrovia’s City Hall today.
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United Nations marks International Day of Peackeepers in Liberia
A solemn ceremony marking the International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers under the global theme UN70 and UN Peacekeeping: Past, present and future, was held at the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) headquarters in Monrovia, bringing together senior officials of the Liberian Government, the United Nations family, members of the Diplomatic Corps, non-governmental organizations and other partners.
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Remarks by UN envoy Karin Landgren on International Day of UN Peacekeepers
International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers
Karin Landgren, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and
Coordinator of United Nations Operations in Liberia
29 May 2015
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Press briefing by SRSG Karin Landgren on the UN Security Council’s recent discussion on Liberia
Good morning everyone and welcome to UNMIL Headquarters.
On May 5th, I briefed the UN Security Council on the situation in Liberia. When I last briefed the Council on September 9th last year, Liberia was dealing with hundreds of new Ebola cases of every week, in an outbreak the Security Council described as a threat to international security.
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Statement by SRSG Karin Landgren at Programme Marking the End of the Ebola Outbreak in Liberia
Your Excellency Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of the Republic of Liberia, Mr President [His Excellency, President of the Republic of Togo], Honourable invitees, All protocol observed;
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Ebola virus transmission ends in Liberia – UN health agency
9 May 2015 – The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Liberia free of Ebola virus transmission as forty-two days have passed since the last laboratory-confirmed case was buried on 28 March, a “monumental achievement” for a country that reported the highest number of deaths in the largest, longest, and most complex outbreak since Ebola first emerged in 1976.
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