Glossary of UN Peacekeeping Terms
Over the years the UN has developed a distinctive way of describing aspects of peacekeeping. The following glossary contains a brief compilation of terms used in missions around the world. Although there is no official document defining terms used in the mission, these terms are the most frequently used.
Link to Bibliography - Monographs on United Nations Peacekeeping and related topics, published between 1945 and 1996
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Prepared by the Department of Peacekeeping Operations
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Last updated: September 1998
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