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This research demanding situations the straightforward assumption that peacekeeping as we have now identified it some time past could be the 'pill for each sick' sooner or later. A 'new international order' capability new forms of clash breaking out virtually at any place in an international that's extra risky and not more predictable than earlier than. individuals to this quantity argue that we have to come back to fundamentals; that there are sobering classes to be learnt from Somalia, the Lebanon and Cambodia; that we have to ask a few primary questions. Can peacekeeping be 'reformed' or needs to or not it's completely 'reinvented'? Are squaddies the easiest peacekeepers and, if no longer, who may still substitute them?
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22. 23. Claus Heje The 'UNEF II rules' were the principles for the setup of UNEF II as the Secretary-General presented them to the Security Council in a report on the implementation of the UNEF II peacekeeping force. In this report, principles such as the non-use of force and the impartiality of the peacekeeping force are emphasized. UN document S1110521 REV. 1. Brian Urquhart, 'Beyond the "Sheriff's posse"', Survival, Vol. 32, No. 3, 1990, p. 198. Jesper Jacobsen and Henning Lund, FN's fredsbevarende aktioner, Kebenhavn: Akademisk Foriag, 1990, p.
If the UN is going to playa stronger role in conflict prevention does this mean that contributions from great powers should not be welcomed? Or should US troops be used in a tripwire function as they are in the UNPROFOR mission in Macedonia? (Evidence of this is that the presence of British forces with UNFICYP in 1974 caused the Turkish invasion forces to halt attacks in certain parts of Cyprus, most notably at the Nicosia International Airport). How relevant is Article 2(7) in a world of global communications where the 'concept of non-intervention in internal affairs is crumbling and conflicts within and between states get inextricably linked' (Rupesinghe, 1990, p.
Goulding, op. , p. 454. NORDSAMFN, Nordic UN Stand-by Forces, Helsingfors: NORDSAMFN, 1993, p. 19. For a further discussion of Swedish participation in UNFICYP, see Sune Persson, 'Svensk Militiir Pa Cypern: SWEDBAT och UNFICYP 1964, 1974 och 1987', FDA Rapport GEMS 5, Sundbyberg: Forsvarets Forskningsanstalt, 1991. Jacobsen and Lund, op. , and Boutros Boutros-Ghali, An Agenda for Peace, New York: United Nations, 1992. 'The foundation-stone of this work is and must remain the State. ' Boutros-Ghali, op.