NZ Soldiers alongside their Australian, Pakistani, Fijian and Irish counterparts during a parade in Suai to mark the transition of Western Sector of East Timor to United Nations Command. During the parade Kiwi servicemen and women wore blue hats for the first time. - All Photos from the Defence Force, LAC Nancy Cox.
UN Commander General Jaime De Los Santos of the Phillipines, the new commander, and Major General Peter Cosgrove of Australia, who he takes over from.
Sergeant Delwyn Chee (from Kaiapoi) paints UN identification on a RNZAF Iroquois helicopter.