Facts &figures about China's major-country diplomacy: China's participation in UN peace-keeping missions
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BEIJING, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- The following are a set of numbers related to China's participation in the United Nations' peacekeeping missions:
2,500 -- Currently there are some 2,500 Chinese peacekeepers serving in 10 UN missions across the globe, making China the top contributor of peacekeepers to the UN.
2 -- China is also the second largest contributor to UN peacekeeping funds.[ Editor: Xueying ]