Colonel Angela Fitzsimmons
Saturday, May 29 has been declared the international day of UN Peacekeepers by the United Nations.
New Zealand has a proud tradition of support for UN operations and Kiwis have served on multiple UN missions around the globe. The short video clip below is from an interview with Colonel Angela Fitzsimmons talking about her first UN deployment to Bosnia in the early 1990s.
The rest of this interview in which Angela discusses joining the Army and her Bosnia deployment in more detail is here: