South Sudan | Investigation blames peacekeepers for failing to act when warring factions attacked aid worker compound
by Onize Ohikere
Posted 11/02/16, 11:02 am
Secretary General Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday fired the United Nations mission commander in South Sudan after an independent inquiry confirmed peacekeeping forces failed to respond to deadly attacks on civilians and aid workers within a few miles of its headquarters. The investigation called on the UN to be proactive in handling cases of peacekeeper abuse and inaction.