peacekeeping mission


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Noun1.peacekeeping mission - the activity of keeping the peace by military forces (especially when international military forces enforce a truce between hostile groups or nations)
military operation, operation - activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign); "it was a joint operation of the navy and air force"
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
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General Raheel Sharif spent the day with the Pakistani army troops, and commended the officers and the men for their professionalism, commitment to their duty and the vital role played for bringing peace and stability while on a UN peacekeeping mission.
Macedonia's Ministers of Defense and Foreign Affairs, Zoran Jolevski and Nikola Poposki, took part in the peacekeeping mission debate, which was also attended by the Presidents of the USA and Russia, Barrack Obama and Vladimir Putin, reports MRT's Irina Gelevska from New York.
TOKYO, May 19 (KUNA) -- A new batch of Chinese peacekeeping troops and a 30-member medical team left China for Lebanon Tuesday for peacekeeping mission, state-run China Central Television reported.
peacekeeping mission in Haiti by a year and approved a plan to cut by more than half the number of military personnel by June 2015.
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.
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.
IZMIR, Sep 7, 2010 (TUR) -- A Turkish security department chief was appointed as chief of staff at UN peacekeeping mission in Ivory Coast.
peacekeeping activities under its war-renouncing Constitution but expressed hope for the government to send more SDF units abroad, without elaborating on which peacekeeping mission requires Tokyo's contributions, the official said.
But it wasn't the United Nations peacekeeping mission deployed to quell the raging protests in Srinagar.