City commemorates National Peacekeepers’ Day

Published on
August 8, 2022
Arts, heritage and events
Council, committees and City Hall

Tuesday, August 9 is National Peacekeepers’ Day, a day that honours all Canadian peacekeepers who have served or who are currently serving in peacekeeping operations around the world.

The flags at all City of Ottawa sites will be flown at half-mast on Tuesday, August 9 from sunrise until sunset to commemorate the courageous and committed individuals who have given their lives in the pursuit of peace around the world.

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