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Synonyms for peacekeeping

the activity of keeping the peace by military forces (especially when international military forces enforce a truce between hostile groups or nations)

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The peace-keeping base is located about 45 kilometres (27 miles) from the town of Beni, which has been repeatedly hit by rebels from the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF) rebel group.
New Delhi [India], October 29 ( ANI ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that India's most important contribution under the United Nations umbrella was its role in the peace-keeping operations.
Wang Yi also visited and paid condolence to the staff of Chinese Embassy in Mali, Chinese peace-keeping soldiers performing tasks in UN Peace-keeping mission in Mali, Chinese medical team and Chinese language teaching volunteers in Mali.
The UN peace-keeping force in Cyprus (UNFICYP) is one of the longest serving UN peace-keeping forces, arrived on the island in March 1964 when intercommunal strife broke out.
On Wednesday, NATO said that Russia might be using its humanitarian or peace-keeping mission as a cover up of its invasion of Ukraine as Russia deploys a total of 20,000 armed troops on Ukraine's eastern border.
The Pakistani contingent as part of the UN Peace-Keeping force in Congo has earned acclaim for successfully restoring secure and stable environments in the strife torn country.
But Ukraine's acting defence minister Myhailo Koval said: "The United Nations have given no such peace-keeping mandate to the Russians.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations Gholam-Hossein Dehqani voiced Tehran's readiness to cooperate with the UN in preserving global peace through peace-keeping missions in affected areas.
These funds are expected to contribute to all peace and state-building goals, Development Commissioner Andris Piebalgs said, adding that funding for the African peace-keeping mission in Somalia (AMISOM) will continue.
Washington - Morocco was honoured Wednesday at the US congress for its efforts and contributions to the UN peace-keeping mission.
NNA - UNIFIL Deputy Head of Mission, Milos Strugar, denied Sunday recent media circulated news over European Union's intention to pull-out its troops operating within the UNIFIL peace-keeping forces, if the Lebanese State fails to secure the safety of said forces in a correct manner.
Abu Dhabi: The UAE's soft power and well-trained military can fill gaps in the United Nations peace-keeping missions around the world, a regional security conference was told Wednesday.
Today Pakistan has the largest share of international peace-keeping forces including U.
Ethiopia's deputy prime minister and foreign affairs minister, Hailemariam Dessalegn on Tuesday held talks with visiting UN department of field support assistant secretary general, Anthony Banbury over the country's peace-keeping contribution and generally on the activities of the AU-UN hybrid peace keeping operations.
George, originally from South Shields, said: "I was on peace-keeping duties.