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Peacekeeping

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The Oxford Companion to American Military History

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2004

One consequence of the end of the Cold War and the demise of the Soviet Union was a burst of ...

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Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (3 ed.)

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2009
Subject:
Law, International Law
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319 words

Stated to be an ‘invention of the United Nations’ (Boutros-Ghali, An Agenda for Peace (1992), U.N. ...

Peacekeeping

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The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace

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2010
Subject:
Social sciences
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14,845 words

[This entry contains six subentries: Theoretical and Historical Analyses; Institutions; Practices and Methods; Integrated Missions and Humanitarian Role; International ...

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The Oxford Companion to Canadian History

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2004
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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686 words

The use of an impartial force of specialized personnel to ease tension and maintain stability between states or within a ...

Peacekeeping, Australia And

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The Oxford Companion to Australian Military History (2 ed.)

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2009

Australia has been a consistent supporter of multinational peacekeeping, most often under the auspices of the United Nations (UN ...

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The Oxford Companion to Military History

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2004

Peacekeeping is a term mainly used to describe actions sponsored by the UN. Peacekeeping operations are authorized by the ...

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The New Oxford Companion to Law

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Law
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302 words

Peacekeeping is the term used to describe a particular kind of military operation conducted under the auspices of the United ...

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The Oxford Essential Dictionary of the U.S. Military

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2002

the active maintenance of a truce between nations or communities, especially by an international military force: the 2,300-strong U.N. peacekeeping force....

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