Examples from the Web for peacekeeping
Because of this, the peacekeeping forces have been blocking Muslims from leaving on envoys out of the country.
The United Nations peacekeeping force, MONUSCO, is the largest and best-funded in the world.
The U.N. peacekeeping battalion of Indian soldiers fired warning shots, but failed to halt the angry mob.Before There’s a Genocide: The Slaughter in South Sudan Must Stop|Justine Fleischner, John Prendergast|April 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Will they be insisting on American peacekeeping forces, and billions of dollars in American aid?Kofi Annan’s Exit: Why Obama Should Lead From Behind In Syria|Leslie H. Gelb|August 2, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Any international effort to get a peacekeeping force into Syria will need Turkish assistance and bases.
It is also true that certain operations such as peacekeeping tend to be manpower intensive.
They include the increasingly familiar peacemaking, peacekeeping, show of force, and humanitarian relief efforts.
British Dictionary definitions for peacekeeping
- the maintenance of peace, esp the prevention of further fighting between hostile forces in an area
- (as modifier)a UN peacekeeping force