BISHKEK. Kyrgyzstan citizen Nurjan Sagymbaev has received the United Nation's medal “For Serving Peace”. He is currently serving in the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Sierra Leone, Africa. According to the press service of the Kyrgyz Defense Ministry, Sagymbaev has been working for the U.N. peacekeeping forces since February 2002.
Compiled and translated by Tyntchtykbek Tchoroev and edited by Anthony Wesolowsky in Prague