peacekeeping mission


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Synonyms for peacekeeping mission

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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He once again emphasized: "Ukraine will adhere to the Minsk agreements and insist on the deployment of a UN peacekeeping mission under conditions acceptable for Ukraine".
peacekeeping mission since June 1993, when 22 Pakistani soldiers were killed in Somalia's capital, Mogadishu.
I would also like to express to you my gratitude or the valuable support that the Government of Pakistan continues to provide to this important peacekeeping mission,' he added.
The peacekeeping mission, one of the longest running in the world and known as MINUSTAH, has been dogged by controversies, including the introduction of cholera to the island and sexual abuse claims.
More than 150000Pakistani security personnel have been involved in 41 peacekeeping missions and have been offering services in 23 countries.
The general objective of this study was to assess the current gender mainstreaming practices in the peacekeeping mission of the African Union.
However, despite these key involvements, the Pakistan Army continues to participate in UN peacekeeping initiatives in a very prominent manner and the country is one of the top contributors to UN peacekeeping missions, with some 12,000 of its soldiers committed to these duties.
The chief of army staff also paid tributes to the sacrifices rendered by the troops while on peacekeeping missions.
The world today needs peacekeeping mission more than ever, said UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in his address to the 50 member states that took part in the debate in New York, urging them to send more troops.
TyFLyS (CyHAN)- Georgian servicemen will leave for the Central African Republic to carry out a peacekeeping mission in June, French President Francois Hollande said at a joint press conference with Georgian counterpart Giorgi Margvelashvili in Tbilisi on May 13.
was wounded during the peacekeeping mission in Afghanistan and who is currently undergoing medical treatment in Heidelberg medical
Security Council has voted unanimously to extend the peacekeeping mission in Lebanon for another year.
Berlin:Germany will next month end its longest peacekeeping mission to date, in Bosnia, after 17 years, dpa quoted a spokesman as saying Thursday.
Homs, Syria The European Union backed yesterday an Arab League call for a UN peacekeeping mission in Syria and urged the UN Security Council to act in order to stop the violence there.
May 16, 2011 (EL FASHER) -- The head of Darfur peacekeeping mission has voiced deep concern today over the bombing of two locations in South Darfur by the Sudanese air army.