The United Nations Security Council adopted Resolution 2518 to ensure safety and security of peacekeepers.
This is the first time; a resolution is being passed for the safety of the peacekeepers.
The resolution was initiated and sponsored by China.
The resolution of safety of peacekeepers comes in a time when the United Nations is marking 75th anniversary.
This is a crucial year for the organization to implement “Action for Peace”.
The Action for Peace initiative was launched by the United Nations to help countries address challenges such as elusive political issues, protracted conflicts, dangerous environments, broad and complex mandates, etc.