Sierra Leone: May 6, 2000


As of today, the UN has 8,699 UNAMSIL troops in Sierra Leone, including contingents from;

Nigeria 3,233 
India 1,662 
Kenya 868
Zambia 775
Guinea 774
Ghana 773
Jordan 354

More Jordanians are arriving, and British troops are on the way. Four, not seven UN troops from Kenya were killed by RUF recently. But 17 UN personnel have been killed here so far this year. 


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