preventive deployment

preventive deployment

The deployment of military forces to deter violence at the interface or zone of potential conflict where tension is rising among parties. Forces may be employed in such a way that they are indistinguishable from a peacekeeping force in terms of equipment, force posture, and activities. See also peace enforcement; peacekeeping; peace operations.
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It was set up as a regional mechanism to provide capability for rapid deployment of forces to carry out preventive deployment, rapid intervention, peace support/stability operations and peace enforcement.
The new nation is expected to become a full member shortly, preventive deployment in order to prevent
17) They have also participated extensively in the UN preventive deployment mission.
The core of the structure remains ECOMOG, and its tasks (as drawn from the experiences of the three cases) of 'observing and monitoring, peacekeeping, humanitarian intervention, enforcement of sanctions and embargoes, preventive deployment, and peacebuilding operations, disarmament and demobilization, and policing activities, including anti-smuggling and anti-criminal activities' (pp.
22) From an operational standpoint this may be done in a variety of ways, most notably through traditional and untraditional preventive diplomacy or preventive deployment.
The new appointee has worked professional experience in Balkan matters: he currently serves as Spain's co-ordinator for the Stability Pact for South-Eastern Europe, and has worked as the Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General and Head of the UN Preventive Deployment Force in the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
Boutros-Ghali's ideas for coping with the proliferation of regional and civil conflicts erupting nearly everywhere boiled down to this: preventive deployment of peacekeepers at the "earliest warning of serious trouble" and peace-enforcement" combat-ready units provided by member states" to "fill the gap between traditional U.
Preventive Deployment Force (UNPREDEP) will finish their duties Sunday.
The Secretary-General also signalled a need for developing an international capability for preventive diplomacy, preventive deployment of peacekeepers, peacekeeping, peacemaking and post-conflict peacebuilding.
Boutros-Ghali: The United Nations has, in fact, already launched its first mission of preventive deployment in Macedonia.
But what keeps him young are the 26 mobilizations in which he's taken part for the disaster team - everything from Hurricane Andrew in 1992, Ground Zero, the anthrax killings of postal employees and flooding in Houston; to preventive deployments for a NATO meeting in Washington and one of George W.
I think a lot of the people who call for interventions to stop genocides--or preventive deployments in anticipation of a genocide to stave it off--have not thought through what they are asking for.
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