Who are the “Blue Helmets”?

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  • United Nations published this video item, entitled “Who are the “Blue Helmets”?” – below is their description.

    Nick Birnback, Chief of the Strategic Communications Sections in the United Nations Department of Peace Operations, tells us more about the UN military personnel, who are often referred to as “Blue Helmets”.

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