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Report sets rules for UN blue helmet missions
31 July2015, Volume
The United Nation’s peacekeeping operations are in deep trouble after 15 years in which the number of its blue helmets deployed has risen from 20,000 to 120,000.
Jean-Marie Guéhenno, President & CEO of International Crisis Group, was chief of UN peacekeeping 2000-8 and is the author of ‘The Fog of Peace, a Memoir of International Peacekeeping in the 21st Century’ (Brookings Press)