Peacekeeping and the United Nations

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Publisher
Dartmouth Publishing Company
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ISBN
1855216132
Collection
Part of Stetson Kennedy Library
Year
1996
Description

No United Nations action has received as much international attention in recent years as its attempts at peacekeeping.  The demise of the Cold War provided new opportunities for the UN to bring peace to war torn countries and humanitarian assistance to civilian populations suffering as a consequence.  However, new challenges have brought new problems and highlighted old inadequacies in the manner in which the Organisation conducts its peacekeeping operations.