ARMED FORCES DIVISION

Bangladesh in UN Peacekeeping Mission

 

 

 

Bangladesh Army started its journey in the UN peacekeeping mission in 1988 with 15 observers in UNIMOG (Iraq-Iran). Since then it is maintaining its dominance as a leading troop contributor country in UN peacekeeping. Bangladesh Armed Forces has so far participated in 54 peacekeeping missions in 40 countries. A total of 1,28,545members from Bangladesh Armed Forces have participated in the noble task of peacekeeping. A consolidated list is appended below:

Ser

Country

Name of Mission

Army

 

Navy

Air Force

Total

1

Afganistan

UNAMA

3

4

1

8

 

Afganistan -Pakistan

UNSMA/UNGOMAP

2

0

0

2

2

Angola

UNAVEM

0

0

9

9

 

 

UNAVEM III

470

9

0

479

3

Burundi

BINUB

1

5

0

6

4

Cambodia

UNAMIC / UNTAC

1002

0

0

1002

 

 

UNMLT

1

0

0

1

5

Congo

MONUC, MONUSCO

19439

359

3647

23445

6

Croatia/East Slovenia

UNTAES

17

0

0

17

 7.

East Timor

UNAMET / UNTAET / UNMISET

1311

3

71

1385

8

Ethiopia / Eritrea

UNMEE

1093

6

9

1108

9

Georga

UNOMIG

94

19

18

131

10

Haiti

UNMIH / MNF

2023

50

52

2125

11

Iraq

UNGCI

90

18

13

121

12

Iran/Iraq

UNIIMOG

31

0

0

31

13

Iraq

UNMOVIC

0

2

1

3

14

Ivory Coast

MINUCI/ONUCI/UNOCI

28594

466

634

29694

15

Kosovo

UNMIK

12

0

0

12

16

Kuwait

UNIKOM

7911

46

281

8238

17

 

Liberia

UNOMIL

129

22

0

151

Liberia

UNMIL

22932

170

52

23154

18

Mecedonia

UNPREDEP

4

0

3

7

19

Mozambique

ONUMOZ

2468

15

39

2522

20

Namibia

UNTAG

25

0

0

25

21

Rawanda

UNAMIR

990

7

15

1012

22

Sierra Leone

UNAMSIL

11908

22

14

11944

23

Somalia

UNOSOM-I

5

0

2

7

 

 

 

UNOSOM II

1967

0

0

1967

 

AMISOM

1

0

0

1

24

 Sudan

UNMIS

8007

686

78

8771

25

South Sudan

UNMISS

1511

6

2

1519

26

Tajikistan

UNMOT

34

3

3

40

27

Uganda / Rwanda

UNOMUR

20

0

0

20

28

Western Sahara

MINURSO

200

26

11

237

29

Yugoslavia (Former)

UNPROFOR / UNMOP

1381

18

24

1423

30

Sierra Leone

UNIOSIL

3

0

0

3

31

CAR & Chad

MINURCAT

9

1

47

57

32

Darfur

UNAMID

2243

43

56

2342

33

Lebanon

UNIFIL

4

1618

7

1629

34

West Africa

UNOWA

2

0

0

2

35

(North Sudan)

UNISFA

0

0

0

0

36

UNSOA (Nairobi)

UNSOA

1

0

0

1

37

Syria

UNSMIS

16

1

1

18

38

Mali

MINUSMA

2660

244

128

3032

39.

CAR

MINUSCA

836

5

1

842

40.

Somalia

UNSOM

1

0

0

1

41.

African Union

UNOUA

1

0

0

1

42.

UNHQ

UNDPKO

0

1

0

1

 

 

TOTAL

119452

3875

5218

128545

Source:  AFD (Foreign Affairs Section) Archive

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