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Indian Army Major To Be Honoured With UN Military Gender Advocate Award

May 26, 2020 05:22 PM IST India India

An Indian Army officer and woman peacekeeper, who has served with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), and a Brazilian woman commander have been selected for the prestigious United Nations Military Gender Advocate of the Year Award (2019), with UN Chief Antonio Guterres describing them as "powerful role models."