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International peacekeeping; the yearbook of international peace operations; v.10. (CD-ROM included).


International peacekeeping; the yearbook of international peace operations; v.10. (CD-ROM included)

Ed. by Harvey Langholtz et al.



398 pages




This tenth edition of the Yearbook on International Peace Operations contains eight articles on combating the trafficking of persons on peace operations; third party liability of international organizations; protection of personnel in peace operations; South African involvement in peace operations; international crimes in the Darfur region of Sudan; international law and the Report of the High-Level UN Panel on Threats, Challenges, and Change; and the UN activities surrounding Iraq's alleged weapons of mass destruction in the run up to the Anglo-American invasion. These articles are followed by summary notes of the proceeding of a conference--organized by the German Red Cross and the Institute for International Law of Peace and Armed Conflict of the Ruhr-U. of Bochum, Germany--on "Post Conflict Resolution: Nation- or State-Building. Three books on peacekeeping and international security law are then reviewed, followed by a list of books received and a bibliography. The text concludes with country-specific chronologies of relevant events of 2003 and 2004. The accompanying CD-ROM reproduces numerous documents including UN Security Council Resolutions for the year of 2004 and a range of UN reports related to peacekeeping activities and human rights. Martinus-Nijhoff is an imprint of Brill.

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Date:May 1, 2006
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