United Nations peacekeeping activities
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United Nations peacekeeping activities a case study in organizational task expansion. by Jack Citrin

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Published by University of Denver in Denver .
Written in English


  • United Nations.,
  • Arbitration, International

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Bibliography: p. 83-85.

SeriesMonograph series in world affairs -- v. 3, no. 1.
LC ClassificationsJX1977 .C54
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 85 p.
Number of Pages85
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19946399M

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  Peacekeeping is covered in both the Repertory of Practice of the UN organs and the Repertoire of Practice of the Security Council, especially in the sections dealing with the maintenance of.   The Command Post Exercise (CPX) in Force Headquarters of UN Peacekeeping Missions Handbook aims at providing information that will contribute to the understanding of the functioning of the Force HQ in crisis situations in a United Nations field mission to include organization, management and working of Military Component activities in the field.   As the United Nations prepares to renew the mandate of its peacekeeping operation in southern Lebanon, Israel is working with Security Council . UNIFIL peacekeepers in south-eastern Lebanon donated yesterday a number of firefighting equipment to the Lebanese Civil Defense, a public civil emergency service that carries out firefighting, search and rescue activities across the country. The donation by the Spanish Contingent to seven Civil Defense centres will benefit up to , people living in the Marjayoun district.

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