A larger peacekeeping operation would cost much more.
This is the kind of stalemate that U.N. peacekeeping was designed for.
The UN Peacekeeping Forces were awarded the 1988 Nobel Prize for Peace.
The PLA has been part of the United Nations' peacekeeping operations since 2000.
Nonetheless, peacekeeping activities remained perilous and complicated.
For its part, the army emphasises that it is available for international peacekeeping.
As the UN's former head of peacekeeping, Mr Annan had a lot of experience in the field.
The AU is trying to improve its peacekeeping capacity, but is desperately short of resources.
It had no standing army, no effective military staff, and very little peacekeeping experience.
But in 2000 a panel headed by Lakhdar Brahimi recommended a complete rethink of UN peacekeeping.
Despite recent reforms, however, the longer-term prospects for effective UN peacekeeping seem dim.
The UN General Assembly accepted the proposal, thus creating the first true UN peacekeeping force.
During the Cold War UN peacekeeping forces were mainly composed of unarmed or lightly armed troops.
Just in case, a separate peacekeeping operation in southern Sudan has withdrawn all non-essential staff.
The need in Sierra Leone is not yet for peacekeeping, but for a well-trained force to take on a vicious guerrilla army, skilled in banditry and terrorism.
For the UN's first 40 years, peacekeeping usually meant waiting until armies had fought to a standstill, and then interposing monitors between the ex-combatants.
The UN's overstretched peacekeeping department is expected to remind Mr Annan, who already knows the facts all too well, just how tough peacekeeping in Congo would be.
The Gambia’s military forces have participated in various international peacekeeping missions, including serving as United Nations Peacekeeping Forces in several countries.
Your piece on UN peacekeeping unfairly criticised several of the largest countries that contribute troops (“UN peacekeeping is hamstrung by national rules for its troops”, March 21st, digital editions).
Almost a decade since African peacekeeping forces kicked the Al Qaeda-linked group out of Mogadishu, it has become deft in handling its operations, versatile in using guerrilla tactics and prolific in manufacturing bombs.
- of or relating to the preservation of peace between hostile groups by international military forces
Example: a peacekeeping force
- the activity of keeping the peace by military forces (especially when international military forces enforce a truce between hostile groups or nations)
On this page, there are 20 sentence examples for peacekeeping. They are all from high-quality sources and constantly processed by lengusa's machine learning routines.
Just use the " " button to fragment sentence examples and start your learning flow.
Example output from one of your searches: