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USG Hervé Ladsous Inaugurates Construction of the Kassai Central Armoury

Posted on May, 12 2015

Mr Hervé Ladsous, the Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, and Ms. Marie-Noelle Koara, the Minister of Defence of the Central African Republic, inaugurated the construction of the Camp Kassai Central Armoury in Bangui at the end of April.  

The new armoury will hold more than a 1,000 weapons and will be completed in coming months.  

USG for Peacekeeping Operations, Hervé Ladsous & CAR Minister of Defense, Marie-Noelle Koara, inaugurating the start of construction of the Camp Kassai central armoury in Bangui. UN Photo /Dany Balepe

The inauguration represented one of the events in which Mr. Ladsous participated during his visit to the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

Please click here to read the speech (in French) given by the Under-Secretary-General.

Please click here to read the speech (in French) given by the UNMAS Programme Manager in MINUSCA, Mr. Richard Derieux.

Mr. Hervé Ladsous greeting UN peacekeepers during his visit to the Central African Republic (CAR). UN Photo/Jean Claude Bitsure