Awards - General Knowledge Questions
Choose the unarmed UN peacemaker from Senegal for naming the Medal for exceptional courage?
Henry Dussent
Prince Zeid al Hussein
Mbaye Diagne
Eugene-Richard Gasana

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Mbaye Diagne

The unarmed UN peacekeeper from Senegal Captain, Mbaye Diagne was voted by UN Security Council voted to name the UN medal for exceptional courage. He lost his life in saving hundreds of Rwandans from death in the 1994 genocide. “the Captain Mbay Diagne Medal for Exceptional Courage”, sponsored by Jordan is awarded to UN military, police, civilians and associated personal’s, who showcase extraordinary courage, in times of extreme danger.

Published On : May 28, 2021