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Published: 01 June 2018
A general explains a 1973 espionage mission at the Mohamed Ali Citadel. MONA ABO-ISSA A general explains a 1973 espionage mission at the Mohamed Ali Citadel. / MONA ABO-ISSA More
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World Policy Journal (2013) 30 (1): 87–94.
Published: 01 March 2013
..., but the clear analogy, unfortunately, is to President George W. Bush, who in 2003, stood on an aircraft carrier beneath a banner that read, “Mission Accomplished,” only two months into an Iraq war that would last another decade. The dark clouds of euro crisis are hardly behind us. The improvement...
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World Policy Journal (2007) 24 (2): 81–84.
Published: 01 June 2007
...-secretary-general of the League of Arab States. Most recently, at the United Nations, he undertook special missions on behalf of the secretary-general in Congo, Yemen, Liberia, Nigeria, and Sudan. His last post for the United Nations was in Afghanistan, where he led the United Nations Peace Conference...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 87–93.
Published: 01 June 2003
... for the people of Kosovo eventually to mounted. The United Nations Mission in exercise substantial self-government. Third, Kosovo (UNMIK) has been given a ground­ it had to facilitate a political process to de­ breaking mandate: to lay the foundations of termine Kosovo’s future status. Resolution...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 19 (2): 76–87.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., and not those of the United Nations. Nation Building in East Timor Jonathan Steele In the new world disorder of the post-Cold Resolution 1272 of October 25, 1999, War period, United Nations peacekeeping which authorized the mission, did not men­ has moved far...
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World Policy Journal (2003) 20 (2): 73–78.
Published: 01 June 2003
... inspected. The news that Osama Connecticut, but with far more civilian bin Laden owns his own fleet of ships makes functions and missions than military or law the possibilities ever more sinister. But ter­ enforcement ones. Besides guarding our rorists can come by small boats as well, and coasts...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (1): 47–54.
Published: 01 March 2000
... they will re­ promises to be a turbulent period for U.S. sign if gays are allowed to do so, thereby dis­ military institutions and for the militaries rupting the cohesion they believe to be cri­ of the Western democracies generally. Dur­ tical to the success of the military’s mission. ing recent months...
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World Policy Journal (2018) 35 (1): 10–15.
Published: 01 March 2018
.... The team behind the Mars Mission will, unusually, be 100 percent Emirati, with a significant assist from South Korean space engineers. As Dubai shifts more broadly to being less reliant on foreign knowledge and skills (while still being dependent on imported physical labor), the Mars Mission feels like...
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World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (2): 91–100.
Published: 01 June 2016
... professionals serve in intelligence positions. In 2013, DPKO established a large intelligence cell for the U.N. mission in Mali (MINUSMA) that includes dozens of experienced Scandinavian and Dutch intelligence operatives, but this is exceptional because of both the distinctive role of international terrorist...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 18 (3): 41–46.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Operations and authorizing peace­ Our purpose is to discuss specific and keeping missions only when resources are practical steps, based on c a r e ’s experience, available to carry out their mandates— that can increase the effectiveness of both but ignores the endemic weakness...
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World Policy Journal (2005) 22 (1): 1–8.
Published: 01 March 2005
... the killings. But three council resolutions adopted in the past year have signally failed to abate the bloodletting. Following a forthright report by a U.N. com­ mission of inquiry detailing genocidal crimes, the council is at press time weighing yet an­ other hortatory resolution lacking real teeth...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (3): 25–32.
Published: 01 September 2000
... not make what was this sense only, is it possible to say that the done in 1999 in the Balkans wrong. To ar­ Kosovars were lucky refugees. gue otherwise is to make the great the en­ emy of the good. It was politically possible An Uncertain Mission to do something for the Kosovars—first in In the run-up...
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World Policy Journal (2002) 18 (4): 19–25.
Published: 01 December 2002
... is not yet for developing new tools against terrorism, entirely clear. Countering terrorism is a rela­ rather than individual countries doing so at tively new mission for U.S. forces, and the a much higher price. But the alliance’s con­ Bush administration is still struggling to tinued...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (2): 69–78.
Published: 01 June 2011
... of empathy for the Afghan people, I have always supported the military intervention of 2001 and the broader missions of NATO and the United Nations—though not in an uncritical manner. Through my work, I have tried to support the restoration of higher education and the reconstruction of civil society...
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World Policy Journal (2001) 17 (4): 7–16.
Published: 01 December 2001
... it. and probably as many as 200,000—will The ambition was clearly defined in the have to be routinely assigned to EU force Maastricht Treaty, as agreed by the Council duties, whether training for missions, on in December 1991 and ratified in 1992. It standby for deployment, or preparing to addressed...
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World Policy Journal (2017) 34 (2): 24–30.
Published: 01 June 2017
... again. We have to move forward.” In addition to its better-known public portfolio, the World Bank Group encourages private investment through its private-lending arm, the IFC. The IFC, which is owned by 184 member states, says its mission is to “end extreme poverty by 2030 and boost prosperity...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 21–25.
Published: 01 June 2000
..., and different but mu­ feuds. Indonesia and Sri Lanka have battled tually reinforcing missions. separatists. In recent years, these organizations But Africa has suffered worst of all, es­ have closed ranks behind two propositions: pecially in recent months. A year...
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World Policy Journal (2011) 28 (3): 17–21.
Published: 01 September 2011
... of trade provisions that should be handled on a case-by-case basis. Why do these international organizations either sit on the sidelines or actively support nations engaged in innovation mercantilism? It’s because sustainable global innovation is either not their mission or not thought to be important...
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World Policy Journal (2000) 17 (2): 39–47.
Published: 01 June 2000
... 39 more culturally estranged from the wider sades have been undergirded by a similarly society it serves, and for very sound reasons, sharp-edged sense of moral certainty, this wonders what its mission really is. Where has not been a norm that has characterized does a military elite whose...
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World Policy Journal (2012) 29 (2): 18–20.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Photo: Surfing 4 Peace Gaza—When Dorian Paskowitz came to Israel in 2007 on a mission to spread peace through surfing, he had a simple motto: “People who surf together can live together.” In Israel and Palestine, with near-constant conflict and some of the highest birth rates in the world, living...
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