blue beret


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blue beret

n
(Military) an informal name for a soldier of a United Nations peacekeeping force
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béret bleucasque bleu
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Soldiers from African Union nations wearing the blue beret have been charged with sexual offences in exploiting the young and vulnerable, while in Haiti, UN staff has also been charged with exploiting women for sexual favours in return for preferential treatment.
Inside a dance studio in central Beijing, a group of kids bopped up and down to an American hip-hop beat as they mimicked their teacher, a young woman in a dark blue beret and loose clothing.
Lee, who is a student at Conant High School, recently earned his Blue Beret after participating at the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh air show in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
Except, yes, that is Holly Johnson in a fetching blue beret, and that is Claire Sweeney under a ton of badly applied foundation, playing a mardy travel rep.
NNA - As part of the various humanitarian activities, in accordance with the mandate of the UN Security Council Resolution 1701, carried out by UNIFIL in the South of Lebanon, UNIFIL SECEAST along with Nepal Battalion conducted the 'First Blue Beret' Blood Donation Camp in the Meiss El Jebel on Tuesday 09 January in which more than 25 peacekeepers donated blood.
AFFAIR Serving Marines present Arthur with 1935-issue blue beret
Last month, according to Unficyp's magazine Blue Beret, this year's traditional Anzac Day dawn service was the last for what is currently the 111th contingent of the Australian Federal Police, and Australian officials attended the ceremony Wayne's Keep in the buffer zone to honour fallen soldiers.
Mugginsquilts sells a blue beret that is described as "Mary Tyler Moore Inspired Tam Hat Cap." It's priced at $50.
Sporting a blue beret, Guillauime Larret said: "I love Cardifffor the ambience and for the passion for rugby."
Sporting a blue beret, Guillauime Larret said: "I love Cardiff for the ambience and for the passion for rugby."
Who could forget his blue beret following the celebrations under the Twin Towers in May 1995 while back in the USA he even managed to pocket an Olympic gold medal with Nigeria before departing for Besiktas in Turkey.
Peacekeeping in South Sudan: One Year of Lessons from Under the Blue Beret