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Indian peacekeeper injured in fresh firing in Malakal region of South Sudan

May 29, 2015    

United Nations: An Indian peacekeeper was injured in fresh firing in the troubled Malakal region in South Sudan, with the UN mission expressing concern over the incident and reiterating its call for parties to respect the sanctity of UN staff.Sources here confirmed to PTI that the peacekeeper injured on Thursday in the firing is an Indian though no further information was available about his identity. Sources said the peacekeeper is in stable condition after sustaining minor injuries after being hit by a bullet in the head.UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon's spokesperson Stephane Dujarric told ...

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