Peacekeeper’s Cup Competition
CHISINAU, June 25, 2012 — The team of the 3rd Independent Infantry Battalion of Cosnita Peacekeeping Forces (PF) won the Peacekeeper’s Cup Competition Sunday, June 24, at the Summer Camp in Cosnita village, Dubasari.
The peacekeepers from Cosnita were followed by the 1st Battalion, Cocieri, (2nd place) and Varnita Independent Infantry Company (3rd place) at the team category.
According to LTC Vitalie Bujoreanu, senior deputy chief of PF, the event brought together four teams of 20 servicemen each, that competed at the following categories: pull-ups, weight lifting, rope pulling, volleyball and mini-football.
Bujoreanu said that such competitions are held yearly and are very popular among peacekeepers, for this is where they can show their good physical condition.
The Peacekeeping Forces Contingent Cup Contest is organized by the Peacekeeping Command for the 20th time.