Austrian Post has issued a commemorative stamp with a design showing UN soldiers from Austria raising the UN flag. Austria also provides troops for peacekeeping operations: at the end of 2015,188 members of the police force or military were in service with the UN.
To date 44 Austrian Blue Helmets have lost their lives in peacekeeping operations.
Issue Date: 29.05.2016
Designer: Anita Kern Printer: Österreichische Staatsdruckerei Process: Offset Colours: 4 Colours Size: 30 x 40 mm Values: €0.68