New UN mission chief arrives in Liberia with pledge to consolidate stability

The new top United Nations official for Liberia has arrived to take up her post with a pledge to help the West African country consolidate its transition from more than a decade of disastrous civil war to peace, stability and democracy.

UN commends Liberian election runner-up for concession

The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) today praised the decision of the losing party to halt its challenge of the results of last month’s run-off presidential elections - the culmination of efforts to move the West African nation toward peace and democracy after 14 years of civil war.

UNMIL starts public information campaign on demobilization

The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has launched a nationwide campaign to inform Liberians about the country’s disarmament and rehabilitation programme.

UN peacekeepers in Liberia open medical camp to treat civilians

The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has opened its first medical camp to provide free health services to the local population.