CoAS inspects Pre-Deployment Training of Iraq(UNAMI)

1. CoAS General Chhatra Man Singh Gurung inspected UN Pre-Deployment Training of Guard Unit-I to be deployed in United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) at No. 10 Brigade on October 14, 2011. 2. During the inspection, CoAS Gen Gurung conveyed the message of Supreme Commander of Nepalese Army, Rt. Honorable President Dr. Ram Baran Yadav. In his message, President has highly applauded the determination and dedication of the Nepalese Army in maintaining peace, stability and order in various conflict ridden countries across the globe. He also believed that the peace troopers would exhibit their professionalism of highest standard in respecting and promoting universal tenets of Human rights and democratic norms and values. 3. While addressing the peace troopers, Gen Gurung expressed his strong belief that the troops will leave no stone unturned to enhance the long established glorious image of Nepalese Army by successfully accepting the responsibility entrusted upon them in order to establish international peace and order. Gen Gurung also wished on the auspicious occasion of Bijaya Dashami and Dipawali 2068 to the peace troopers. 4. Present at the occasion were Secretary of Ministry of Defense Nabin Ghimire, COS Lt. Gen Gaurav Shumsher JBR and high ranking officers of NA. 5. The UNAMI is the first-time mission for the Nepalese Army and the peacekeepers will depart to the mission area starting from October 16.